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Specialist A&E mental health support around the clock 24/7

20th April 2017

Healthy London Partnership has successfully supported London’s NHS to win national funding for 17 A&Es to have specialist liaison mental health services in the capital. The funding means Londoners’ with mental health needs will be assessed and cared for around the clock by skilled and compassionate staff. The NHS England transformation funding supports the national […]

Roll out of new information sharing agreement platform

18th April 2017

Healthy London Partnership’s London Digital Programme has developed a new online platform that aims to make the process of creating, agreeing and updating information sharing agreements more efficient and less time consuming. Information sharing agreements exist between many NHS organisations in London and are often paper agreements.  Moving to the new platform, called the data controller console, will reduce paperwork and […]

Healthcare cards featured at Museum of Homelessness

11th April 2017

An additional 20,000 ‘my right to access healthcare’ cards are being distributed to organisations working with people who are homeless – with the cards also featuring at the Museum of Homelessness at the Tate Modern. The cards, produced in partnership with homeless charity Groundswell and London Healthwatch, aim to help people who are homeless to register and receive treatment […]

NHS 111 takes home top award at UK Cloud Awards 2017

30th March 2017

Healthy London Partnership and its development partner, Content Guru, picked up the ‘Digital Transformation Project’ award for the NHS 111 Patient Relationship Management system. The cloud-based system is designed to improve patients’ experience of NHS 111 and has been digitally transforming the way the NHS in London manages urgent care. It is currently unique to London although there are […]

NHS Go takes home ‘Championing the Public’ award at PEN

23rd March 2017

NHS Go, a health app created by young people for young people, was shortlisted for two categories in the patient experience network awards; Championing the Public and Innovative use of Social Media/Technology. The patient experience national network awards are the first patient experience awards recognising and celebrating the outstanding delivery of patient experience in health […]

A million Londoners to test new NHS 111 app

6th January 2017

Over a million residents in Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Haringey and Islington will get free access to an NHS 111 app to check symptoms and get accurate, safe, medical advice, 24/7 in just a few taps. The way Londoners access urgent and emergency health services is changing, and their NHS is evolving too. People in five […]

Winner! UK IT Industry Award

23rd November 2016

Project Excellence Award for Best Use of Cloud Services” Patient Relationship Manager (NHS 111) Healthy London Partnership is excited and proud to announce our Patient Relationship Manager, the cloud-based system designed to improve patients’ experience of NHS 111, has won the prestigious UK IT Industry Award for the best use of cloud services. Patient Relationship Manager (PRM) […]

Award win for innovation, technology and effectiveness

22nd November 2016

Healthy London Partnership is delighted to announce London’s NHS 111 and its Patient Relationship Manager, the cloud-based system designed to improve patients’ experience of NHS 111, has taken a silver award at the European Contact Centre and Customer Service Awards 2016 this week. It was nominated for innovation, technology and effectiveness in the most effective improvement strategy category. This is […]

Take the five day challenge for Healthy Living Week

5th September 2016

More than 100 organisations, including CCGs, hospitals and providers, have signed up to take part in Healthy Living Week 2017 which runs between 25 and 29 September. Activities and events they are organising for staff include mental health resilience talks, mindfulness sessions, lunchtime walks and yoga classes. For those short of time to plan activities, we’ve made it even […]