Connect Health is an accredited supplier on the Outsourced Clinical Services framework, developed by NHS Shared Business Services.
It provides an OJEU compliant route to market for approved organisations to procure quality, value for money clinical services. The services offered by Connect Health under the framework include orthopaedics (triage and waiting list reduction), pain management, physiotherapy, MSK, rheumatology and occupational physiotherapy services across the UK.
Connect Health was praised for “innovation and a culture of ongoing quality improvement” after positive CQC inspections across the country and the head office in Newcastle, during April and May 2018.
Connect Health was commended for exemplary work in embedding clinical audit and procedures to support colleagues by SEQOHS, a nationally recognised quality standard to ensure organisations deliver an excellent service to patients (employees) and customers, making us one of only five Occupational Health Physiotherapy services to have achieved this.
Connect Health is an accredited supplier on the national NHS England Health Systems Support Framework (HSSF) offering services in the categories “Patient Empowerment and Activation” and “Transformation and Change”.
HCPC is a register of all health and care professionals who meet their standard for training, professional skills, behaviour and health.
ISO 9001 Certification gives Connect Health the quality systems that provide the foundation to better customer satisfaction, staff motivation and continual improvement.
Cyber Essentials Certification helps Connect Health guard against the most common cyber threats and demonstrates our commitment to cyber security.
Connect Health is an active member of the Independent Healthcare Providers Network, (our Chair, Andrew Walton, is a board member) a hosted network of the NHS Confederation, and is the representative body for independent sector healthcare providers.
Connect Health is a founding member of this trade association for providers of MSK care.
Connect Health is committed to the Disability Confident scheme which gives us the skills and confidence we need to recruit, retain and develop disabled people.
Shortlisted for ‘Best Healthcare Provider Partnership with the NHS‘ for our service with Brent CCG.
Shortlisted for ‘Best Healthcare Provider Partnership with the NHS‘ for our service with Herts Valleys CCG.
Our colleague development initiative Bee Who You Want to Be, in collaboration with Tailored Thinking, has been awarded Best HR/L&D Consultancy at the CIPD People Management Awards 2020.
2 Sisters Food Group has implemented a ‘Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) Reduction Programme’ in partnership with Connect Health, resulting in a shortlist for the HR Initiative Award at the Food & Drink Federation Awards 2020.
2019 Personnel Today Awards Finalist for Employer Branding.
2019 CIPD Awards Winner of Excellence in Organisational Development.
2019 HR Excellence Awards Finalist for Excellence in Organisational Development.
2017 CIPD Awards Finalist for HR Team of the Year.
2017 Finalist at the North East Business Awards.
2017 HR Excellence Awards Finalist for Team of the Year.
2016 CIPD Awards Winner of SME of the Year.