For staff: Start your Patient First journey

We launched Patient First to Trust leaders on 28 September 2017 at an event in Brighton attended by more than 70 senior managers from a wide wide range of departments. Here are some of their first impressions:

How can you hear about it, first hand?

Come to a Patient First drop in:

6 February  10:00 – 11:00 Lecture Theatre 1, Euan Keat Education Centre, PRH – hosted by Marianne Griffiths
13 February 11:00 – 12:00 Lecture Room, Sussex House, RSCH – hosted by Pete Landstrom, Chief Operating Officer
20 February TBC TBC
28 February 10:30 – 11:30 Lecture Hall, 2nd floor, AEB, RSCH – hosted by Karen Geoghegan
6 March 11:00 – 12:00 Room 4, Downsmere, PRH – hosted by Denise Farmer
13 March 11:30 – 12:30 Seminar Room 4, AEB, RSCH – hosted by Nicola Ranger, Chief Nurse

All staff are encouraged to try to attend one of the sessions. We will be adding more sessions the new year.

If you are a line manager, please release staff to attend these sessions where possible. If you would prefer to book a local session, particularly if your team is based outside the two main hospital sites, please email

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Patient First Improvement Programme (PFIS): First wards at RSCH

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