Welcome to Your Health Matters
We know your top priority is to take care of your patients. But the health and wellbeing of you and your colleagues matters too.
Does your workplace champion an innovative scheme that boosts team morale and cares for staff health and wellbeing?
Become a NHSE Healthy Staff Champion
NHS Employers are looking for acute or primary care workplaces that use innovative schemes to boost the health and wellbeing of their staff.
It might be a staff competition to take the stairs or a new lunchtime yoga class, whatever it is - we want to know about it.
- Apply to be an NHS Employers Healthy Staff Champion today
- Stuck for healthy staff champion ideas? Let us help
NHS Employers Healthy Staff Champions
“Housework is not exercise,” reports the Mirror today. It goes on to say that cleaning is “not intense enough” and that those who disagreed “were often fat”.
July health focus: fitness
June Health focus: Sleep
We talk to sleep expert, Derk-Jan Dijk from Surrey University Sleep Centre, about how best to fit in down-time when working the night shift
May Health Focus: healthy eating
As a busy nursing team, you might think there aren’t enough hours in the day to worry about your diet as well as everything else. But a few simple changes could improve everyone’s health, making your group happier and more productive
April Health Focus: back care
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