Health and Wellbeing


Primary Care Excellence Health and Wellbeing Pilot

A pilot health and wellbeing scheme is being developed for all primary care staff in Greater Manchester. The programme will be known as Primary Care Excellence and is due to run until April 2022. as part of their first initiative they will be offering training to any member of staff who would like to be a health and wellbeing champion.

To access the training and for more information please see the updated flyer.
Update! Click here to register your interest in this training

Please share all of this information with your teams. If you would like further updates and information email: primarycare.excellence@nhs.net

As part of the pilot Primary Care Excellence have developed a survey to gather your feedback and inform the development of the programme based on your needs.

Click here to complete the survey. The survey closes on 8th November 2021


NHS England and NHS Improvement (NHSE&I), as part of their #LookingAfterYouToo and #LookingAfterYourTeam initiatives, are offering NHS primary care leaders and teams confidential coaching to build wellbeing resilience and positive team cultures. PSNC has confirmed with NHSE&I that this offer applies to LPCs teams as part of the wider NHS family.

Resources for Contractors

NHSE&I has made significant free wellbeing resources available to contractors and their teams, and, as employers, contractors may also have additional arrangements on top of these via employee assistance programmes.

The NHSE&I support includes a range of options to support staff health and wellbeing, including:

  • Support now – access to helplines, a text line and various wellbeing apps.
  • Support offers – access wellbeing support such as counselling and coaching, and support with bereavement, substance misuse, gambling and financial wellbeing.
  • Support for all leaders – access coaching, mentoring and leadership support circles.
  • Support for executive leaders – access 1:1 psychological support, mentoring, chief executive common rooms, and other leaders’ stories.

Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership (GMHSCP) Mental Health Toolkit for Employers 

‘The Greater Manchester Mental Health Toolkit for Employers’ highlights the important relationship between staff wellbeing and work performance, and includes step-by-step guides to help understand how to support and develop a mentally healthy workforce and environment.

Access the toolkit here


 

Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership (GMHSCP) Wellbeing Toolkit for the Healthcare Workforce

The Greater Manchester Wellbeing Toolkit has been created for colleagues in health and care, included the NHS and social care, as well as those in the voluntary sector, those delivering health and care services in the private sector and our unwaged workforce too.

Developed by the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership (GMHSCP), this interactive online toolkit brings together all the great wellbeing initiatives and resources that are available in Greater Manchester in one place. It provides support on keeping well physically, practically and psychologically, as well top tips on how you can support those around you and seek help for yourself or someone you know when it’s needed.

You can digest the whole toolkit at once or skip to the sections that are relevant to you.

Download the toolkit here

Introductory Workshops to GM Wellbeing Toolkit

You can also join an introductory workshop to get an insight to the GM Wellbeing toolkit, with practical tools and tips on how to Looking After Yourself and Your Team.

Book your place by clicking the following links:

Please direct any queries or feedback to gm.workforce@nhs.net