BCHC Foundation NHS will hold a network for qualified and existing appraisers (Medical and Dental) to the first Appraisal Network event. Dr Andrew Dayani (Responsible Officer) and Dr Neal McCathie (Lead Appraiser) lead the network and shared best practice in appraisals and talked about their vision for the Trust in this area; where we are now and where we hope to be with your support. This was a perfect opportunity for appraisers to connect with other appraisers whilst being fully informed on updates on national policy and strategy. By the end of this network; appraisers: discussed how to support fellow appraisers in their role. engaged in a forum within which they can agree shared approaches to any complex issues they face. Provide an opportunity for themselves to calibrate their own approaches and decision-making. Been informed on how the Trust plan to quality assure the process of appraisals and strive towards creating a feedback loop between appraiser and appraise. Had an opportunity to network with fellow appraisers.