Partnership Update – August 2019
In the August 2019 edition of Partnership Update, we unveil the latest in our ‘Partnership Stories’ series of case studies, highlighting how Northamptonshire’s Breathing Space service is making a real difference to the lives of people with respiratory illness. Plus there’s the chance for you to participate in an online survey to help inform the development of our new Northamptonshire Health, Care and Wellbeing Plan, as well as catch up with our community’s ‘Big Ideas’ for the future of health and care in our county. Also in this edition, find out how a funding award will help improve follow-up care for people with cancer, get the latest news on My Health and Care Directory, read about new investment in healthy town projects – and much more.
Partnership Update – July 2019
The July 2019 edition of Partnership Update features all the latest health and care news from across Northamptonshire, including confirmation of our new Primary Care Networks – and why our county has led the way regionally with this newly-launched initiative. You can also read more about three successful engagement events which are helping us develop a new social prescribing service for Northamptonshire; get up to speed on work to improve health and wellbeing for local people living with breathing conditions; find out about a brand new one-stop website for pregnant women; and much more.
Partnership Update – June 2019
In the June edition of Partnership Update, we bring you news of a change in leadership for NHCP and hear from two recruits to our county’s ground-breaking GP Nurse Training Programme. You can also read the latest updates on our engagement and involvement activity; find out more about the work we’re doing to improve local services for people with learning disabilities; the launch of a new wellbeing advice app for our health and care staff; and much more.
Partnership Update – May 2019
The May 2019 edition of Partnership Update features the latest health and care news from across our county, including a successful community engagement event jointly hosted by NHCP and Healthwatch Northamptonshire and the launch of a new local recruitment programme for overseas GPs. There’s also an update on a comprehensive new online directory of county health and care services that’s currently in development, a spotlight on mental health care in Northamptonshire, a chance to get involved with the development of a county-wide social prescribing service, and much more.
Overview booklet – easy read version
Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership has worked closely with CHANGE, the national learning disability rights charity, to develop an easy read version of our NHCP overview booklet. This document explains who we are, why we are here and the work we are doing in an accessible format that is easier for people with learning disabilities to understand, complete with words-to-pictures illustrations.
Partnership Update – April 2019
In the April 2019 edition of Partnership Update, you can find out more about a pioneering new digital innovation which aims to improve outcomes for thousands of people receiving domiciliary care, and read all about a fantastic awards night celebrating our county’s health and care apprentices. There’s also news of national funding for targeted lung health checks, an update from our local maternity services and much more.