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.
Partnership Update – March 2019
In the March 2019 edition of Partnership Update, you can read all about an exciting new project to help some of our more vulnerable older citizens stay well and live well, and find out which four areas of our county have been selected to develop projects shaping local services around the needs of their communities. There’s also news of a public engagement event on the future of health and care services in our county that’s taking place this spring, plus much more news from around Northamptonshire.
Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership – overview booklet
This booklet provides an overview of the work we are doing together as Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership and why we are doing it. As well as explaining how health and care services operate in our county, the document provides background information about why there is a need to improve the way we do things – and outlines our priorities for a positive lifetime of health, wellbeing and care in our community.
Partnership Update – February 2019
In the February 2019 edition of Partnership Update, you can read about how our county’s recently unified stroke service has received top marks in an official review, how a new care pathway is helping elderly fracture patients to regain their independence, and how some digital innovations are supporting the easing of winter pressures. There’s also news of an important milestone for a new frailty service, the latest on our plans to roll out social prescribing in Northamptonshire, and an update on what the NHS Long Term Plan will mean for us locally.