If you speak for an organisation it can be easy to take criticism personally. There's a few things you can do.
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How are you today? In good health? Health is massively important, to everyone. And communications is a vital if relatively recent professional function in the NHS. So why is it that it is often misunderstood, ignored or mistreated?
By Alan Taman
There are many PRs whose employers or clients misunderstand what PR is. The role of the PR then includes education about the realities of the profession and the process. But it is ironic that, to most health professionals, the communications function as it relates to public relations is something they are unfamiliar with.
We've been working with the Local Government Association. We're helping them to draw up some social media guidelines to help a vital body use social media better. We'd love it if you'd take a quick look at this post and tell us what you think in this survey here.
by Dan Slee
There’s a new network of key bodies across England that work to improve the health and wellbeing of their local residents and reduce health inequalities.
Known as ‘health and wellbeing boards’, they bring together the local council, clinical commissioning group, Healthwatch and other key local players in a genuine partnership and they do a really important job.