Reagan Blyth named top healthcare innovator

Reagan Blythe named top healthcare innovatorReagan Blyth, Associate Director of Quality Assurance and Research at Pennine Care, has been listed as one of the top 50 innovators of 2014 by the Health Service Journal (HSJ) for her work on the My Health, My Community project.

This involves a series of educational courses, as well as an online social platform for service users and carers with conditions such as diabetes and dementia. 

The idea is to help people to manage their conditions more effectively at home.
Reagan, who has worked in research and innovation at Pennine Care for five years, said: “It is brilliant that an initiative to empower patients and the community to look after themselves better where possible has been recognised.

"We know that this is what people want, and as a Trust this is one of our main aims, to enable people to help people and to move from patient to person.”