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  • Action on Postpartum Psychosis – supporting women in Lancashire and Cumbria

    27th February 2019

    Congratulations to APP whose Ribblemere team has been nominated for a co-production award linked to their role in the development of Lancashire and Cumbria’s specialist perinatal mental health community service.
  • Supporting people bereaved by suicide in Lancashire and South Cumbria

    26th February 2019

    Working in partnership and through co-production, we have been making great progress in Lancashire and South Cumbria on the Bereaved by Suicide project and we are ready to start piloting a number of support elements from March 2019
  • An opportunity for practices to take part in a home blood pressure monitoring pilot

    21st February 2019

    Warrington Public Health team are inviting practices in Cheshire and Merseyside to take part in the extended pilot of their digital home blood pressure monitoring project.. The project uses innovative digital technology that connects patients self-monitoring data to GP systems in real-time.
  • Time to Talk Day - 7th February 2019

    12th February 2019

    This Time to Talk Day we held two events, encouraging colleagues to take time away from their desks and busy workloads to meet up for a cuppa, biscuit and chat ...
  • Report back: IAPT Workforce and Diabetes Long Term Conditions Event

    22nd January 2019

    On 5th December, representatives from Cheshire and Merseyside CCGs came together for our IAPT event exploring priorities around the areas of diabetes, long term conditions and workforce ...
  • Improving mental health outcomes for Children and Young People - event report-back

    21st January 2019

    Children and Young People’s Mental Health colleagues from across the North West Coast came together for an informative and collaborative ‘outcomes metric’ workshop led by NHS England programme managers ...
  • Finding information and resources from our Strategic Clinical Networks

    18th January 2019

    Trying to access useful information and resources from the North West Coast Strategic Clinical Networks? All our network information and resources on Diabetes, Mental Health and Dementia, Maternity and Perinatal Mental Health and Palliative and End of Life Care can now be found on the NHS England website ...
  • NHS Long Term Plan

    17th January 2019

    The NHS Long Term Plan was launched on 7th January 2019. In the next stages, health systems are to produce detailed local implementation plans by the spring. These will then be brought together in a detailed national implementation programme in the autumn ...
  • Implementing MECC at scale in Cheshire and Merseyside

    15th January 2019

    The SCN has jointly funded a programme manager role with Public Health teams in Cheshire and Merseyside to lead and implement MECC (Making Every Contact Count) at scale in Cheshire and Merseyside. One year into the role, Louise Vernon has been reporting back on the progress to date ...
  • Celebrate our shared achievements in 2017-18

    10th December 2018

    Welcome to our joint SCN and Clinical Senates' annual report for 2017-18. We’re delighted to celebrate our shared achievements and are proud of the ongoing contribution our team and partners are making across the North West ...