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Introduction to Service User and Citizen Engagement and Involvement

Date 10.02.12
Unique Improvements Ltd have teamed up with Primary Care Commissioning to offer An Introduction to Service User and Citizen Engagement and Involvement Course Free to PCC subscribers. This course is accredited by Teesside University and is worth 20 Credits at Level 4.

Salford Health Gain – Behaviour Change Programme

Date 07.10.11

Work commenced this week on the Salford Health Gain – Behaviour Change Programme which is an innovative and transformational programme of skilling up front line staff in brief advice and brief interventions.  In areas such as Salford where there are multiple challenges for health and wellbeing a multi-agency approach is the only way to make an impact.  Read full story

November Commissioning Training Courses – Winter Taster Sessions

Date 30.09.11

Uni is pleased to announce, due to popular demand, an extension on the provision of commissioning training courses.  The courses are open to all, are competitively priced and are provided throughout November at a venue near you! Read full story

ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standard Unique Improvements successfully completes an ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standards certification.

Date 30.09.11

In line with our continuous quality improvement ethos the team at Uni have been working for the past 18 months to ensure that our systems comply to international quality standards.  This was finally recognised, following an independent assessment by ISOQAR one of the leading quality standards organisations.  Read full story

The Shine Nursing Home Project – Shortlisted for a Nursing Times Award 2011.

Date 08.09.11

The Shine Nursing Home Project has been shortlisted in the Nursing Times Award 2011 the Care of Older People category .  This is a fantastic achievement as the number of nominations this year rose by 138% over last year’s.  Read full story

Clinical Commissioning Group Training Courses

Date 05.09.11

To address the needs of Clinical Commissioning Groups, and ensure all staff involved in commissioning have the necessary commissioning skills and knowledge, Unique Improvements have developed a range of commissioning training courses specifically designed for NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups. Read full story

UK Commissioning Campus Established

Date 16.08.11

Four of the UK’s leading skills-development organisations have come together to form a commissioning campus. Read full story

Institute of Commissioning Professionals Partnership

Date 05.08.11

Institute Commissioning ProfessionalsUnique Improvements are proud to be working in partnership with the Institute of Commissioning Professionals to provide our Teesside University Accredited Commissioning and Engagement training courses. Read full story

Unique Improvements Change of E-mail Addresses

Date 05.08.11

As of Friday 29th July 2011 our Domain www.uni.gb.com has been taken down by the domain registrar. This is due to a legal dispute over the rights of the domain between two registration organisations. The impact of this for Unique Improvements means that we have had to shift our domain from www.uni.gb.com to www.uni.uk.net Read full story

Phillip Davies MP – ‘Minimum Wage a hindrance to disabled Jobseekers’

Date 20.06.11

What a way to start a week!  To hear someone in a position of some influence come out with such an inflammatory and negative statement. 

At Uni we have just spent six months working with disabled people to put together the Disability Employers Guide www.disabilityemployersguide.co.uk  which was funded by the Yorkshire and Humber Improvement Partnership and is a resource to help employers recruit Read full story