“Systems Thinking” event focusing on long term residential care for people with dementia

The Yorkshire and Humber Academic Health Science Network designed and sponsored a “Systems Thinking” event for the Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership focusing on long term residential care for people with dementia. The event aimed to highlight key lessons that leaders working in this area need to be aware of to help them work effectively … Read more

Excellence Centre Launch Event

Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership is looking for innovative ways to secure the workforce our services and organisations need in order to deliver high quality care that meets the needs of local people. Through our Local Workforce Action Board, we have established a number of projects that will support us to deliver our workforce goals. … Read more

New Resource Pack for Cancer Care Reviews

The Living with and Beyond Cancer work stream at the Humber, Coast and Vale Cancer Alliance have been working on a Cancer Care Review resource pack. These packs provide information and tools for GP practices to support them in carrying out Cancer Care Reviews effectively. Download the Cancer Care Review resource pack here The Cancer … Read more

Getting the best from our local hospital services – Humber Acute Services Review gets underway

The Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership is committed to joining up and improving local health and care services and, in particular, to finding ways to better meet local peoples’ needs through preventing ill-health, helping people to care for themselves and their loved ones and providing more types of care at or closer to home. In … Read more

New dementia clinical guidance launched

The Yorkshire and Humber Dementia and Older People’s Mental Health Clinical Network have this week launched version 2.0 of the Neuro-imaging Guidance in Dementia Assessment 2018. The guidance addresses the questions of when neuro-imaging should be undertake and which scan should be requested. It also addresses the benefits of scanning and discusses which patients a … Read more

General Practice Nursing Awards

Practice nurses from across Yorkshire and the Humber were celebrated at a series of awards ceremonies. The Humber, Coast and Vale award ceremony took place on 5 March and highlighted the breadth of talent within our primary care sector. NHS England organised the events to recognise the skills, expertise and dedication of practice nurses across … Read more