A proven track record in:
  • Scoping out new health communications
  • Writing online guides, tools and smartphone apps
  • Writing fact sheets, web pages and blogs
  • Developing lay summaries of scientific and medical articles
  • Clinical trial information, including informed consent guides
  • Social media content
  • Video and animation scripts
  • Accessible reports and engaging presentations
  • Press releases, promotional messaging and radio and TV interviews
  • Information Standard certification (see consulting)

Examples of previous work for similar clients

  • Development of an award-winning*  interactive digital guide to NHS breast screening and highly commended** interactive online guide to secondary breast cancer, with a focus on informed choice, for the UK’s largest breast cancer charity
  • Writing and updating online guides on a wide range of health conditions and procedures for a leading health insurance company
  • Writing and fact checking informed consent guides for a leading, international clinical research organisation
  • Writing comprehensive leaflets and online guides for people newly diagnosed with or living with inherited kidney disease for a small, independent charity
  • Developing accessible summaries of scientific research articles for an international pharma company

Topics include:
Cancer risk, awareness and treatment; cardiovascular disease; infectious disease; kidney disease; gastroenterology; diabetes; rheumatology; gynaecology and obstetrics; pain; dermatology; mental illness; osteoporosis, hospital interventions and procedures; clinical trials; health economics; and hospital and care home performance data

Patient Information

Creative scoping, writing and editing of health information for patient and public audiences, with a focus on simplicity and informed choice. Whether you're starting from a blank page or have a very specific ask, HB Health Comms Ltd can help you.

Judge of the BMA Patient Information Awards 2017.

Winner of the BMA Patient Information Reviewer of the Year, 2015.

*Winner of a BMA Patient Information Award 2014, AMRC Science Communication Award 2014, and Interactive Media Award 2014.

**Highly commended in the BMA Patient Information Awards 2016.

"The best patient information providers have a solid understanding of their target audience. Find out what your audience wants from you: the when, where, why and how"

Hannah Bridges, PhD

Health Content Specialist

HB Health Comms