Category list : Mersey Care NHS Trust
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An annual survey of people’s experiences of using community mental healthcare shows “limited progress” overall, with a decline in performance in some service areas, according to regulators.
Emma Bleasdale, from the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice, was named “nurse of the year” last night at the Nursing Times Awards.
The regulator NHS Improvement has appointed four experts to help it with its work to improve nursing in the mental health sector.
Mental health trusts must carry out evidence based reviews of staffing levels to ensure patients are cared for safely, under new guidance from NHS Improvement.
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.
Community nursing staff working in Liverpool and Sefton will continue to be part of the NHS, under latest proposals on the future provision of community services for the area.
Two more NHS trusts handed foundation statusSubscription
Wirral Community NHS Trust and Mersey Care NHS Trust in the North West have been confirmed as foundation trusts.
A mental health trust based in Liverpool has launched a “zero suicide” strategy in a bid to eliminate suicide of patients under its care.
Lancashire trust takes on prison health contractSubscription
A contract to deliver prison health services at two Liverpool prisons has been awarded to Lancashire Care Foundation Trust.