6cs

Spreading the ‘6Cs are for Everyone’ message – Professor Juliet Beal

It is exciting to see the values of the 6Cs becoming further embedded across healthcare and it’s not just nurses but other clinicians and healthcare professions getting involved. The event we held recently, The 6Cs are for Everyone, with the Clinical Leaders Network (CLN) brought together more than 350 people – from both clinical and […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 60, 5 June 2014

Gateway reference number: 01713 Download Bulletin for CCGs: issue 60, 5 June 2014   Contents NHS Commissioning Assembly News: CCG representatives for Specialised Commissioning Task & Finish Group Invitation to join the NHS Commissioning Assembly event design group NHS Commissioning Assembly Steering Group Strategic issues: Resubmission of Operational Plans care.data programme – update CCG equality […]

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First 6Cs Live! ‘week of action’ of 2014 kicks off

Nursing leaders are kick starting the new year with a ‘week of action’ focused on dignity, empathy and respect in nursing care. The fifth 6Cs Live! week of action (next week) includes the ‘Patient Experience National Conference’ with keynote speeches from Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer for England, as well as Dame Julie Mellor, Parliamentary […]

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Jane Cummings welcomes NQCF best practice examples

Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer (CNO) for England, has welcomed the opportunity to promote best practice examples of nursing care that have been collated by the Nursing and Care Quality Forum (NCQF). To coincide with the CNO Summit, which took place on 26 and 27 November, over 150 examples of best practice created by the […]

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Nursing, Midwives and Care Staff – Join our 6Cs Live! Week of Action

Today (Monday 23September) marks the start of NHS England’s 6Cs Live! Commissioning Week of Action so we are calling all nurses, midwives and care staff delivering the 6Cs – care, compassion, competence, communication, courage and commitment – to get involved. This is a great opportunity to learn, share and connect with others, such as through […]

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Nursing, Midwives and Care Staff – Join our 6Cs Live! Week of Action

NHS England is calling all nurses, midwives and care staff delivering the 6Cs – care, compassion, competence, communication, courage and commitment- to get involved in its first 6Cs Live! Week of Action. Throughout the year the 6Cs Live! team will be running week-long events on different themes to celebrate success as well as offer nurses, […]

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The Berwick Report identifies importance for vigilance – Jane Cummings

The events at Mid-Staffordshire Hospitals sent shock waves throughout the NHS  and the general public, and have focussed the minds of all of us who work in the NHS, on the fact  the job of assuring and improving the safety of our patients is never finished. The Berwick Report, published today, clearly identifies the importance […]

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Seeing compassion in practice – David Nicholson

We know that truly compassionate care is essential to making sure that every patient has a good experience of the NHS. However, we also know that this isn’t always the case, as recent events have highlighted. This is why NHS England’s Compassion in Practice strategy and implementation of the 6Cs is so important. I was […]

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6Cs Live! Communication hub, has been launched by Sir David Nicholson on the 65th Anniversary of the NHS

Care, Compassion, Competence, Communication, Courage and Commitment, are values essential to compassionate care.  And today Sir David Nicholson, NHS England’s Chief Executive re-enforced those core nursing values by launching the 6C’s online hub, on his visit to the Royal Wolverhampton Hospital NHS Trust to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the NHS. The 6Cs Live! Communication […]

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6Cs Live! Bulletin – May 2013

Compassion in Practice Update Although it is only a month since we launched the Compassion in Practice Implementation Plans, there is already a great deal of positivity, enthusiasm and momentum building around the strategy and the 6Cs, which we have seen in countless areas of England as we have visited teams and attended events. There […]

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