Guidance for planning virtual public and patient involvement activities

Following the social distancing measures introduced by the UK Governmental bodies in response to the Covid-19 pandemic the use virtual platforms, for example Zoom and Microsoft teams, to deliver patient and public involvement activities has increased.

In light of this trend, the Research Design Service North West (RDS NW) Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) team has developed guidance to assist those planning virtual platform-based PPI activities.