Supporting independence for older people in our county

A pioneering Partnership project which aims to respond to growing demand for health and social care services has been launched in Northamptonshire. The Supporting Independence Programme, funded by Northamptonshire County Council’s public health team on behalf of Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership, helps older people in our county to remain independent for as long as [...]

By | 2019-05-07T12:45:10+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Care in your area, Health and wellbeing, News|0 Comments

Depression treatment guidelines set out pathway towards better care

Transcranial magnetic stimulation is one of the treatments available locally for people with depression who do not respond to antidepressants Clinical leaders in Northamptonshire have published new treatment guidelines designed to improve health and wellbeing outcomes for people with depression. The new depression pathway draws on the latest evidence around safe and effective [...]

New international recruits set to boost county GP workforce

Northamptonshire GPs meet overseas colleagues at the first recruitment event in Kettering Northamptonshire is set to welcome its first intake of international doctors under a new employment initiative aimed at bolstering the local general practice workforce. The International GP Recruitment Programme kicked off in our county in April following the success of similar [...]

By | 2019-05-07T12:44:48+00:00 May 8th, 2019|Care in your area, News, Workforce|0 Comments

My Health and Care Directory is on its way to our county

A new online directory for Northamptonshire will soon enable health and care professionals and members of the public to access details about a wide range of services in one place. NHCP’s My Health and Care Directory will be a comprehensive database providing information about the local health, social care and voluntary and community services available [...]

Learning and planning for place-based care

                 The place-based care workshop A successful workshop event on 27 March brought together four local projects developing joined-up health and care services around the needs of their communities. The interactive session involved key colleagues from across Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership and formed part of the planning process for delivering place-based care [...]

By | 2019-04-08T12:26:12+00:00 April 10th, 2019|Care in your area, News|0 Comments

Register now for health and care community engagement event

Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership, Healthwatch Northamptonshire and Connected Together are jointly hosting a community engagement event in Northampton next month. Anyone interested in having their say on how we can create a positive future for health and care in our community is welcome to attend. Click here to book a place or find out [...]

Brand new edition of Caring 4 Carers booklet out now

Northamptonshire Carers has published the latest edition of its Caring 4 Carers booklet, detailing the range of support services available to our county’s carers, as well as a host of exclusive special offers. As many as one in eight adults are carers in the UK and there are more than 70,000 known carers in Northamptonshire [...]

By | 2019-04-11T14:02:03+00:00 March 22nd, 2019|Care in your area, Health and wellbeing|0 Comments

Four communities at the forefront of integrated local services initiative

Plans to develop more joined-up local health and care services which are shaped around the needs of their communities have moved a step closer this month. As part of Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership’s ongoing ambition to ensure integrated health and care is accessible as close to home as possible, different areas of the county [...]

By | 2019-04-11T14:06:58+00:00 March 7th, 2019|Care in your area, News|0 Comments
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