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Resources to promote outcome measures in Mental Health launched

15th October 2019

The Mental Health Transformation Team are delighted to launch resources on HoNOS and DIALOG, designed to promote the use of patient outcome measures in Mental Health. Measuring outcome measures provides a way for patients, clinicians and the health and care systems to understand the impact of the care provided. Outcome measures can be used to […]

Young Londoners takeover City Hall for a World Mental Health Day Festival

10th October 2019

London’s citywide movement to improve mental health and wellbeing, Thrive LDN, has worked in partnership with the Mayor of London’s Peer Outreach Team to takeover City Hall for an all-day young Londoner-led festival to mark World Mental Health Day (WMHD) 2019.   The festival, which took place throughout the public spaces of City Hall on […]

HLP collaboration WINS in the Health Tech Awards 2019

10th October 2019

A project to improve care by empowering social care professionals to digitally connect with the NHS and accelerate the flow of vital information between health organisations and care homes in Newham, Tower Hamlets, Havering and Sutton has won a prestigious award. The collaborative project between Healthy London Partnership, Accenture and NHS Digital received an award […]

We must not overlook the physical health of those with mental illness

10th October 2019

Dr. Ofra Koffman, Senior Project Manager, Healthy London Partnership Those with a severe mental illness suffer poor physical health compared with those without these illnesses and are likely to die younger as a result. More than 100,000 Londoners are living with a severe mental illness, such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Current statistics suggest that […]

Children and young people’s mental health trailblazer workshop highlights

9th October 2019

On Tuesday 1 October, Healthy London Partnership delivered a workshop on supporting the implementation of the Children and Young People’s Mental Health Green Paper commitments in Trailblazer areas and beyond. Speakers included the Department of Education, NHS England and NHS Improvement. The event saw approximately 90 attendees from across partnership organisations – including health, education, […]

Social Prescribing Platforms Market Review – new report out now!

9th October 2019

The market for Social Prescribing Case Management has been growing increasingly as Primary Care Networks start to employ Social Prescribing Link Workers. To help commissioners make an informed choice HLP commissioned the Health Innovation Network to conduct a market scoping review. The report provides a shortlist of products and their capabilities, and is available here

National Clinical Audit for Early Intervention in Psychosis 2018

27th September 2019

The National Clinical Audit is a yearly survey conducted by the Royal College of Psychiatrists that evaluates services against national clinical standards for Early Intervention in Psychosis (EIP) teams. The London EIP Improvement Programme hosted an event with all London EIP services on Thursday 26 September 2019 with Paul French (Clinical Lead of the National […]

The health and care vision for London

27th September 2019

We have a shared ambition to make London the world’s healthiest global city, and the best global city in which to receive health and care services. We know we need to work together across public services and wider society, both to make the most of opportunities for good health and tackle issues that cause poor […]

Child death review programme report launched

27th September 2019

The Healthy London Partnership Child Death Review Programme was established in 2016 to support the 28 London Child Death Overview Panels (CDOPs) to standardise and improve the quality of child death reviews, identify learning and system improvements, and reduce child mortality. Since 2017, the programme has supported the health systems in London to come together […]