An exemplar of this is the renewal of the NHS contract for the Centre of Pharmacy Postgraduate Education, which provides CPD to the 60,000 community, hospital and specialist pharmacists and technicians providing NHS services in England.
Further, the Maguire Communication Skills Training Unit is an international leader in the development of communication skills and its portfolio of training opportunities specifically promote multidisciplinary care.
Recognising the need for leadership training to support service change and drive innovation, MAHSC links closely with the NW Leadership Academy and is represented on the NW Leadership Board. The Health Management Group of the Manchester Business School delivers the academic component of the NW Medical Leadership programme and offers postgraduate and CPD programmes in Health and Public Management and Leadership and Service Improvement for Clinical Leadership Fellows across all healthcare professions.
MAHSC’s recently launched programme ‘Improvement Science for Clinical Academics’ provides practical support and training for implementation of an improvement project within a MAHSC Domain. The academic component of this programme will be delivered via the modular Masters of Public Health Programme, thereby disseminating concepts of Improvement Science to the broader NHS workforce.