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Friday, March 23, 2018

Better sharing of care records offers people faster, safer treatment

People in Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark will receive better care thanks to work to join up two electronic care record systems used by health and care organisations across south east London.
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Friday, March 16, 2018

NHS mental health support for people affected by the London terror attacks

Today, NHS England has announced the NHS is promoting a free, confidential mental health service to help people affected by the 2017 London terrorist attacks in Westminster, Finsbury Park, London Bridge and Parsons Green.
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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Therapists run hoarding support group at fire station

People with hoarding problems can now seek help at an innovative support group run by South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust’s cognitive behaviour therapists at Dockhead Fire Station in Southwark.
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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Duchess of Cambridge visits Mother and Baby Unit at Bethlem Royal Hospital

Her Royal Highness, The Duchess of Cambridge paid a special visit to the Mother and Baby Unit at Bethlem Royal Hospital on Wednesday, 24 January.
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Huge improvements for people experiencing a mental health crisis at London’s first 24/7 staffed Place of Safety pilot

Findings from the first 24/7 staffed ‘place of safety’ to implement London’s section 136 pathway and Health Based Place of Safety specification has received overwhelmingly positive feedback from users of mental health crisis services
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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Appeal for BME volunteers to support mental health patients

A programme which supports Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) people living with mental illness is appealing for new BME volunteers.
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