The Healthy London Partnership Child Death Review Programme was established to support London meet the new statutory Child Death Review requirements as set out within The Children and Social Work Act (2017) and subsequent statutory guidance. The programme team have developed an information pack to outline the background, challenges and considerations of the new requirements, […]
The Transforming Cancer Services Team (TCST) is delighted to announce the launch of the first ever Competition for Cancer Rehabilitation for London and West Essex. TCST provides strategic leadership for cancer across London, working with key partners to support the delivery of cancer waiting targets, earlier diagnosis of cancer, those who are living with and […]
New eating disorders guidance for primary care professionals Healthy London Partnership has produced guidelines for primary care professionals about treating children and young people with eating disorders. The guidelines are being dispatched to GP practices across London to coincide with Eating Disorders Awareness Week. The eating disorders guidelines share advice about spotting the signs of eating […]
The London Integrated Urgent Care programme and London Heath Protection Team have agreed a Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for suspected flu outbreaks in care homes. This resource provides information on what care homes need to do if they are concerned they have a flu outbreak in the home, and how to respond to a suspected […]
This guidance document is for health care professionals involved in Increasing Access to Psychological Therapy (IAPT) services, specifically how best to effectively capture access data and to implement improved perinatal pathways. It is common for pregnant women and new mothers and partners to experience anxiety, depression or emotional distress about the new change in their […]
This toolkit provides guidance for health care professionals involved in planning the care of women at high risk of severe postnatal illness. A pre-birth planning meeting is key to ensuring everyone has a clear understanding of the care the woman will receive in the weeks surrounding the birth of her baby, so everyone knows what to […]
An information sheet for helping you find your local London Community Perinatal Mental Health Service. The perinatal period is usually defined as the time between conceiving a baby until the end of the first postnatal year. 1 in every 5 women experience mental health problems during this time, making this a relatively common experience. It is […]
This guidance document outlines the latest developments in homeless hospital discharge, including the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 and the duty it places on hospital trusts, emergency departments and urgent treatment centres. With homelessness at record levels in London and hospitals under increased pressure over winter, this guidance document provides a checklist for use by staff […]
This Autism Toolkit by the Royal College of General Practitioners aims to be a ‘one stop shop’, a user-friendly guide to autism for primary care professionals, people affected by autism, clinical commissioning groups, as well as interested members of the general public.
This resource is a summary of the planning guidance for 2019/20 that was published immediately after the publication of the NHS Long Term Plan. Overall summary Whilst clearly influenced by the new priorities, 2019/20 will be a transition year, with every NHS trust, foundation trust and clinical commissioning group (CCG) expected to agree single year organisational […]
On 7th January 2019, NHS England published the NHS Long Term Plan, setting out its priorities for healthcare over the next ten years and showing how the NHS funding settlement will be used. Healthy London Partnership briefing summary This Healthy London Partnership briefing summarises the long-term plan and highlights important references to partnership working and […]
This guidance outlines an approach for NHS commissioners and senior managers to introduce a social prescribing champion model – one that may be supported by a digital platform, to enhance your local social prescribing offer. The guidance is also aimed at those directly in charge of implementation and delivery of a social prescribing service from […]
The Transforming Cancer Services Team for London (TSCT) has developed a suite of service improvement tools for cancer rehabilitation as part of a project funded by Macmillan Cancer Support. The tools have been designed to help cancer rehabilitation services evaluate the care they provide. They were created through extensive consultation with stakeholders, with service users’ voices […]
Healthy London Partnership hosts the London Health and Care Strategic Partnership Board. We provide a secretariat function on behalf of all London partners. See papers presented at the July 2018 London Health and Care Strategic Partnership Board meeting.
Healthy London Partnership hosts the London Health and Care Strategic Partnership Board. We provide a secretariat function on behalf of all London partners. See papers presented at the September 2018 London Health and Care Strategic Partnership Board meeting.
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This section of the toolkit provides additional tools and resources for pharmacists. Information about the North East London Local Pharmaceutical Committee 111 and Local Pharmacy Pilot with children aged 0 to 5 years.
Over the last few months, the Healthy London Partnership (HLP) proactive care team has been working closely with the Greater London Authority (GLA) and other key stakeholders to develop a ‘Social Prescribing Vision for London’. The vision has been developed by the GLA, NHS England, HLP and the London Social Prescribing Network, in collaboration with […]
This report summarises the findings from peer reviews of London’s nine mental health crisis pathways for children and young people (CYP) conducted between November 2017 and May 2018. The peer review follows publication of our CYP mental health crisis guidance and the subsequent CCG self-assessment against the recommendations. Analysis of the self-assessment, completed by the […]