Be part of the 2nd wave of Aspiring to Excellence Programme recruits

Calling all healthcare professionals who look after people with axial SpA. Have you and your MDT colleagues thought about being part of this Quality Improvement programme delivered by the NHS Transformation Unit?


Have a listen to what Dr Toni Chan, Consultant Rheumatologist from Royal Berkshire NHS Transformation Trust has to say about his team’s experience as part of his participation in the cohort 1 of the Aspiring to Excellence Programme.

“Click” on the image to hear Toni’s account of his experience


To learn more and obtain an application pack please contact Dr Lisa Swingler at NASS or go to our website.


Deadline for applications is 31st December 2020


Aspiring to Excellence is a structured change-delivery teach and test programme that encourages and recognises service improvement in axial SpA (AS) care.

It is delivered by the NHS Transformation Unit and NASS and supported thought a strategic partnership between NASS, BRITSpA and sponsoring companies AbbVie, Novartis, Biogen, Lilly and UCB. The first cohort of rheumatology teams have just completed their first year and recruitment for Cohort 2 is underway.