TVSCN News

October Dementia Matters bulletin now available

The dementia team have been busy collating all the best news and resources from the Thames Valley and around the country for inclusion in this quarter’s Dementia Matters newsletter. This edition includes an update on the Dementia Friendly Practices project, two new diagnosis tools, videos for raising awareness of dementia in BME communities, and the […]

October End of Life bulletin is now available

The End of Life network has released the latest edition of its monthly bulletin, covering regional and national updates. The October edition covers the CHAIN website, the government’s one year review of Choice in End of Life care, and the Skills for Health training pack. Download the bulletin at the link below: October 2017 EoL […]

Call for Patient and Public Voices to join Thames Valley Cancer Alliance

Have you or your family members been affected by cancer?  Could you represent the experience of people receiving cancer care? The Thames Valley Cancer Alliance requires patient representatives to make sure the views and experience of patients and their families and carers are central to improvement in the planning and delivery of cancer care. We […]

“A Shared Focus on CVD Prevention” Conference (Sept 17) – Presentations

At our June 2017 South Central Medical Directorate Conference we had a strong focus on clinical leadership and on cardiovascular disease prevention, including sessions on Atrial fibrillation, hypertension and diabetes treatment target achievement and smoking. We asked Dr James Mapstone and Aimee Stimpson from Public Health England to set the scene further. We all know […]