Project Lead

Val Bayliss-Brideaux, Senior Engagement Manager, Manchester Health and Care Commissioning

Clinical Leads
Dr Helen Hosker - GP Lead for Urgent Care

Dr. Peter Fink - GP Lead for Urgent Care, NHS Manchester CCG

Dr. Martin Whiting - GP Lead for Urgent Care, NHS Manchester CCG
Nick Gomm - Director of Corporate Affairs, NHS Manchester CCG

Video Contacts

Dr Peter Fink - General Practitioner

Kim Godwin - Practice Manager, Dr Mellor Dental Practice

Dr Andrew Rowland - Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine

Karen O'Brien - Associate Director Primary Care Commissioning for Manchester & Trafford

Jonathan Smith - Matron for Emergency Services

Video translations
Lou Armer - Acting Station Manager, North Manchester FM 106.6

Development Lead
Julian Palfreyman

Voice Over
Alan French

Thank you to Multilingual Manchester for their contribution towards identifying language priorities.

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Our thanks to Manchester Deaf Centre - Richard Jones, Executive Director

Drip Media

Focus Groups

Elinah Mugwagwa - Forum Development Worker, Manchester Refugee Support Network

Parents of young children
Paula Richards - Head of Centre, Harpurhey SSCC

Students (group 1) Manchester Metropolitan University:
Paul Norman
Yvonne Harris

Students(group 2) The Manchester College:
Sharlene Wharton - Student Council Co-ordinator

Working people
ICE sourced on street

ICE team involved

Digital Team
Ric Carey
Geraint Taylor
Justyn Clark

Project Management Team
Sarah Love
Iain Gopsill
Emma Camden

Design Team
Ian Jackson
Paul Wood
Faye Levingston
Jo Hayes
Milena Pollack
Joel Wade

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