Services provided by Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust rated as Good

15 August 2018

It’s official – England’s Chief Inspector of Hospitals, on behalf of the Care Quality Commission, has rated the services provided by Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust as Good and specifically recognised that the Trust was Outstanding in the Caring domain.

The psychology behind medically unexplained symptoms

10 August 2018

In Nottingham, we have been piloting a primary care psychology medicine (PCPM) service – a joint project between Principia, a multi-speciality community vanguard, and Nottinghamshire Healthcare , the local mental health and community provider.

Pioneering home alteration project between NHS and Council helps get people home from hospital sooner

27 July 2018

A pioneering project where a team of ‘bob the builders’ make super quick home alterations for people returning home from hospital is saving millions for the NHS and helping people get home.

Making the connection between health and housing

21 June 2018

Nottinghamshire Health and Wellbeing Board have set out their ‘local vision for health, care and housing integration’, which among other related objectives, aims to address the need for ‘sufficient and suitable housing, including housing related support, particularly for vulnerable people’.

Improving links between housing and health in south Nottinghamshire

18 June 2018

Partners in South Nottinghamshire including Adult Social Care, District Councils, Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), Public Health, Nottingham University Hospitals (NUH), Social Landlords and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have established the South Nottinghamshire Housing to Health scheme.

Pilot into the psychology behind medically unexplained symptoms

15 June 2018

In Nottingham, we have been piloting a primary care psychology medicine (PCPM) service – a joint project between Principia, a multi-speciality community vanguard, and Nottinghamshire Healthcare , the local mental health and community provider. This is a prime example of integrated care, bringing together specialist professionals with GPs and other community providers, to promote the equal importance of mental health with physical health, and to provide the emotional and psychological support to people living with long-term conditions.

Nottingham North and East Primary Care Home best practice

13 June 2018

The Nottingham North and East Community Alliance (NNECA) Primary Care Home is made up of practices within the East of Nottingham. It serves a diverse population including areas of high deprivation as well as some of the most deprived areas in the UK. Across the Primary Care Home, there is significant variation in long term conditions and urgent care needs. The Primary Care Home vision is to develop a collaborative and strategic approach to addressing the health care needs of the combined patient population with their partners. Its aim is to develop a diversified workforce to enable patients to see the right person first time.

Publication of feedback on the draft STP

7 June 2017

We have now published our report based on feedback from the public and stakeholders on our draft STP.

Community and Voluntary sector event

7 June 2017

On 15 February an event was held with voluntary sector organisations to discuss the STP and explore their role in supporting delivery of the Plan.

Listening to your views

7 June 2017

In January and February 2017, we held four public events at venues across Nottinghamshire to talk to local people about our draft Plan. 395 people attended these events and a further 69 people or organisations provided written feedback.

Nottingham and Nottinghamshire – ‘advanced’ in their five year planning for health and social care

21 July 2017

NHS England has today announced new ratings for the Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships in England.

Update to five-year health and social care plan published following public feedback

26 July 2017

Update published to joint, five-year Plan for health and social care in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

Quick guide to the STP published

10 May 2018

View the quick guide to the STP.

External support for an accountable care system

23 May 2018

The NHS, local councils and healthcare providers are working closer together to improve health and wellbeing across Nottingham and South Nottinghamshire. The aim is to give patients and citizens a more joined-up experience of healthcare, hospital care, mental health care and social care services that better meet their needs locally.

Pioneering plan to join up health and social care

23 May 2018

Plans have been announced to explore new ways to better join up health and social care services. NHS, local authorities and healthcare providers in Greater Nottingham are to benefit from new national investment to allow them to begin working towards the creation of a shared ‘accountable care system’.