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Services will help people experiencing poor mental health to find and keep work

Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT) and Employ-Ability have launched the Employment Retention Service in partnership with Essex County Council. It will run alongside the partnership’s established Employment Service that helps people receiving mental health support secure employment. Employment specialists help people set career goals, write CVs, prepare for interviews and build the confidence [...]

By |2020-07-03T14:12:00+01:00July 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Ambulance service calls for responsible drinking

East of England Ambulance Service are urging the public to show restraint, drink responsibly and remember social distancing on the first weekend that pubs and restaurants reopen as lockdown restrictions are eased. Increased staffing has been put on over the weekend (Saturday 4th July through to Monday 7th July), but bosses are hoping that this [...]

By |2020-07-03T14:05:48+01:00July 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Patients and staff work together to create stunning graffiti angel

A huge graffiti angel has been created by staff and patients at a mental health unit run by Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust (EPUT). Patients and occupational therapists have worked together to create the three-metre tall installation to brighten up the outdoor space at Brockfield House in Runwell, Chelmsford. Patients from every ward were [...]

By |2020-06-18T11:02:36+01:00June 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

My Care Record

In the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, making sure that health and care professionals can access information across services is even more important. The My Care Record approach is currently being implemented across the East of England during this period of emergency. My Care Record is an approach to improving care by joining up health and care information. Wherever [...]

By |2020-05-12T14:32:56+01:00May 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Health and care worker COVID-19 testing available across mid and south Essex

An expanded COVID-19 testing service is now available for key workers across mid and south Essex. This will mean that staff members, or members of their household with symptoms of COVID-19 can, if they work in essential roles, be offered the opportunity to be tested. Nationally, clinicians working in the following services were the first [...]

By |2020-04-24T18:40:47+01:00April 23rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Education and mental health professionals come together

A national programme designed to get children and young people the mental health support they need, when they need it, will launch across mid and south Essex in this month. The Mental Health Services and Schools and Colleges Link Programme is designed to bring mental health and education professionals together at workshops in their area [...]

By |2020-02-10T11:41:27+00:00February 10th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Eight clinical entrepreneurs appointed to the Mid & South Essex Innovation Fellowship

The Mid & South Essex (MSE) Sustainability and Transformation Partnership is pleased to announce that eight clinicians have been chosen to join the 2019 – 2020 Innovation Fellowship. The Innovation Fellowship was set up in 2018 to help advance improvements in patient care, the aim being to encourage and support the development, testing and adoption [...]

By |2020-01-22T12:27:13+00:00January 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments