Read blogs relating to digital workforce transformation from Health Education England staff and guest authors.



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  • Fellowships and scholarships, Digital literacy, Consultations and surveys, Pharmacy

    Digital literacy and ease of use of digital systems survey

    Whilst working on the implementation and creation of a diverse range of digital projects throughout the years, as well as from colleague feedback, I have found that one of the most common and impactful barriers universal to them all is digital literacy. So, when generating my Topol Digital Fellowship proposal on the digital transformation of an aseptic unit, I wanted to include it as a key priority, to make sure everyone could enjoy the benefits, and that no one felt left behind.

    Published on 24 August 2022

    By Simon Underwood

  • Digital health leadership, Digital roles and career pathways, Clinical informatics, Pharmacy

    A week in the life of an NHS Chief Clinical Information Officer (CCIO)

    I’m Sarah Thompson, a Pharmacist and Chief Clinical Information Officer (CCIO) at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust in the north west. I’ve been specialised in a digital role for over 11 years now, an alumni of Cohort 1 of the NHS Digital Academy, and I’m very proud to be one of the first CCIOs with a Pharmacy background in the NHS.

    Published on 01 August 2022

    By Sarah Thompson

  • Learning and development, Digital health leadership, NHS Digital Academy, Pharmacy

    How the Digital Health Leadership Programme helped to develop me as a leader

    As the Chair of the Digital Subgroup for the National Homecare Medicines Committee, I was particularly excited to learn about the Digital Health Leadership Programme opportunity offered by Health Education England (HEE).

    Published on 14 March 2022

    By See Mun Wong