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Thames Valley SCN’s most popular content from 2018

As ever, it has been another busy year for the Thames Valley SCN. With so much going on, we’ve put together a list of some of our most popular events, videos, reports, and workstreams from 2018. End of life The end of life network has been working away on their section of the website, which […]

View the presentations from our physical health in SMI event

People living with severe mental illness (SMI) face one of the greatest health inequality gaps in the UK. In the Thames Valley, life expectancy is reduced by an average of 15–20 years mainly due to preventable physical illness. In order to support progress to prevent this inequality, the mental health network held a Thames Valley-wide […]

December end of life bulletin now available!

The End of Life network has released the latest edition of its monthly bulletin, covering regional and national updates. The December edition covers the lung health, A&E attendance by older people, personal health budgets, and more. If you have any material you would like covered in the next bulletin, please contact Gina King (gina.king1@nhs.net). Download […]

September End of Life Bulletin now available

The End of Life network has released the latest edition of its monthly bulletin, covering regional and national updates. The September edition covers the new Frailty Core Capabilities Framework, tools for better working between adult health and social care, the Care Companion website, and more. If you have any material you would like covered in […]

August End of Life bulletin now available

The End of Life network has released the latest edition of its monthly bulletin, covering regional and national updates. The August edition covers updated dementia care guidelines from Health Education England, NHS Employers’ end of life resources website, a video on planning end of life care from a parent’s perspective, and more. If you have […]