Social Prescribing Network, September 2017
This document provides an overview of various aspects of social prescribing such as: What is social prescribing; why do social prescribing; what do different models look like; what makes a good link worker; what makes a good referral; governance and risk management; evaluation.
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National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death, January 2017
This report finds that failure by general hospitals to integrate physical and mental healthcare services is leading to poor care for patients with a physical illness who also happen to have a mental health condition. The report calls on general hospitals to integrate physical and mental healthcare services as a matter of urgency and makes recommendations for improvements.
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Hospitals find it difficult to integrate physical and mental healthcare in people with mental health conditions who are admitted with a physical illness, an inquiry has found…
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