The Active Hospital Pilot - incorporating physical activity into secondary care

Thursday 9th May 10:50 - 11:30

Active Hospital Pilot is a feasibility pilot to test the potential to have a sport and exercise medicine consultant led team to work with hospital treatment pathways to better incorporate physical activity into secondary care systems and pathways. The pilot is currently running in Oxford University Hospitals NHS trust and is reaching the end of phase 1, with plans to roll out in a further two NHS trusts in 2019-20. This session will share the latest findings, lessons learnt, benefits felt and best practice.

Moving healthcare professionals – Realising the potential of healthcare professional to get the population more active


Dr Mike Brannan, National Lead for Physical Activity at Public Health England

Moving Health HPF Active Hospital Pilot: Model, Active Hospital toolkit and evaluation


Dr Chris Speers, Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust