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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 […]

April 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 April edition covers guidelines for working with patients to create Advance Care Plans, details on where to find Our Future Health podcasts from the Royal College of Physicians, and the British Institute of Human Right’s […]