Local health and care partnerships covering 23.5 million could save lives

Doctors and nurses in Yorkshire and Humber and Thames Valley will be able to reduce unnecessary patient tests and improve safety through better working between hospitals, GPs and social care. Last month NHS England announced three areas, covering 14 million people, had been chosen to become ‘Local Health and Care Record Exemplars’ (LHCRE). New partnerships … Read more

This week’s blog come from our clinical lead, Dr Peter Melton

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_shadow=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid”][vc_column_text]The recent government announcement to increase funding for the NHS by an average of 3.4% per year over the next 5 years comes as welcome news. The Prime Minister is keen to ensure that as the additional money becomes … Read more

Local mental health projects win share of national funding

Four local projects which will provide support to people facing mental health issues within the Humber, Coast and Vale area have been successful in gaining national funding. Working together through the Humber, Coast and Vale Health and Care Partnership, local health and care organisations submitted bids to the Department of Health and Social Care’s Beyond … Read more

This week’s blog comes from Simon Pleydell, Lead – Humber, Coast and Vale Partnership

Last week many healthcare leaders from across the country came together at the annual NHS Confederation conference. We looked back, with the help of some fabulous people from the NHS Retirement Fellowship, on the terrific achievements of the NHS as it approaches its 70th birthday and also forwards to the future and the challenges ahead … Read more