WA Health healthcare public affairs and communications experts

WA Health combines specialist insight with imaginative solutions to tackle the major issues in healthcare today. We excel at targeted campaigns that make sure our clients influence the agenda, nationally and locally.

Our team is creative, flexible and experienced at delivering tailored programmes informed by our deep knowledge of the health, NHS, care, medical devices and pharmaceutical sectors.

With backgrounds in politics, government, charities, PR and the NHS, our consultants have the breadth of expertise to create innovative public affairs and communications strategies in a complex, ever-changing healthcare environment.

WA Health provides a comprehensive suite of healthcare public affairs and communications services:


  • Healthcare campaigns
  • Public affairs and government relations
  • Market access programmes
  • Stakeholder relations

Research and Insight

  • Health policy analysis and insight
  • Understanding public and patient opinion
  • Data analysis and digital insight
  • Positioning and message development


  • Media relations and PR support
  • Crisis communications and media training
  • Press office and social media management
  • Internal communications


  • Strategic counsel
  • Reputation management
  • Thought leadership
  • Coalition secretariats

Appraising vaccines in the UK – what’s worth a shot?

Ever since the first vaccination at the end of the 18th century (using fluid from a cowpox blister no less), the debate about vaccines has remained highly complex and emotive. The petition in the last parliament calling for wider access to the Meningitis B vaccination in the UK is the third largest petition the parliamentaryRead more

Jeremy Hunt: The Scorecard

When you reach a significant milestone in any job, people start to use the ‘L’ word: Legacy. Have you achieved what you set out to? How do you compare to your predecessors? Did you truly make your mark? This week Jeremy Hunt became the second longest serving Health Secretary in history, overtaking Labour’s Aneurin Bevan,Read more

Can pharma get the right treatment? Brexit and the pharmaceutical industry

As Brexit draws closer, sectors are coming to terms with the implications of what separation may mean. The pharmaceutical industry was not one that attracted vast attention at the start of the negotiating process, with banking and farming taking up more column inches. However, as time has progressed the press, politicians and the sector itselfRead more

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