Category list : Calderstones Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
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A mental health trust that covers the Merseyside area is looking for a senior nurse or someone with a background in the profession to become a non-executive director.
Detailed proposals to close England’s last long-stay learning disability hospital have been published, as part of a wider consultation about redesigning services for people with learning disability and autism spectrum disorders in the North West.
National plans to close inpatient facilities for people with learning disabilities and move care into the community will see hospital beds reduced by an average of 50% over the next three years, NHS England has revealed.
Karen Wilson has been appointed as the new managing director of the charity Alternative Futures Group, which is based in the North West.
The foundation trust regulator Monitor has launched an investigation into Calderstones Partnership Foundation Trust, after allegations that a patient was abused there.
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Foundation trusts have publicly signalled their intention to move away from nationally negotiated staff terms and conditions, which unions warn could increase “industrial disharmony”.
No one who watched the Panorama documentary on the Winterbourne care home for people with learning disabilities could have felt anything but extreme distress and anger.
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A nurse has been appointed as chief executive of a Blackburn foundation trust.
Christine Whalley, nurse executive director of Calderstones Partnership NHS foundation trust, retired on 26 May.
Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust and Milton Keynes Hospital NHS Foundation Trust have been told their registration with the Care Quality Commission is conditional on them improving the support they give to staff.