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Views sought on psychiatric liaison services at local hospitals? 

2018-05-23T10:32:23+00:00

Psychiatric Liaison Services Review What do you think about psychiatric liaison services at your local hospital? The NHS in Dorset is currently reviewing psychiatric liaison services.   As part of that process, the views and experiences of people who use and provide these services are key. We would like you to talk to us about [...]

Views sought on psychiatric liaison services at local hospitals?  2018-05-23T10:32:23+00:00

Can you help stranded hospital staff get to work?

2018-03-03T14:19:50+00:00

If you have a 4x4 vehicle and can help take stranded staff to and from hospitals and community services this weekend, we want to hear from you! As you’re probably aware, the extreme weather has been hampering travel to work, and that’s the same for hospital staff across the county. We urgently need volunteers with [...]

Can you help stranded hospital staff get to work? 2018-03-03T14:19:50+00:00

Take care and stay safe this weekend

2018-03-02T16:24:59+00:00

Take care and stay safe this weekend As we head into the weekend, Dorset's NHS services continue to be under pressure as a result of the extreme weather conditions, and staff are urging people to stay safe and think ahead if going out in icy conditions. A spokesperson for NHS Dorset CCG “We want Dorset [...]

Take care and stay safe this weekend 2018-03-02T16:24:59+00:00

Avoid visiting friends and family in hospital while the weather is bad

2018-03-02T10:59:53+00:00

NHS services are encouraging friends and family of people in hospital not to visit while the severe weather continues. A spokesperson from NHS Dorset CCG said: "we are keen to keep patients and their friends and family safe, and while the severe weather continues we would advise those thinking of visiting friends and family currently [...]

Avoid visiting friends and family in hospital while the weather is bad 2018-03-02T10:59:53+00:00

Significant pressures on the NHS as a result of the severe weather

2018-03-02T13:03:16+00:00

A spokesperson for NHS Dorset CCG “There are significant pressures on the NHS as a result of the severe weather. We are keen to keep patients and staff safe. We have asked General Practices to ensure patients are able to access essential services but some patients who are booked in for routine appointments are likely [...]

Significant pressures on the NHS as a result of the severe weather 2018-03-02T13:03:16+00:00

Improving digital information in maternity care

2018-02-16T15:47:56+00:00

We need your help to improve the digital information available to mums, dads, partners and families during pregnancy, birth and beyond. The NHS in Dorset, The Good Things Foundation, and Dorset County Council are working together to look at how we can improve access to information and support and how digital can play a part. [...]

Improving digital information in maternity care 2018-02-16T15:47:56+00:00

CSR consultation awarded Best Practice accreditation

2018-01-08T13:35:54+00:00

The CSR public consultation process has been awarded ‘Best Practice’ accreditation by The Consultation Institute. The Consultation Institute (TCI) were invited to quality assure the CSR consultation process through an assessment process and provide guidance and advice on how to meet best practice standards. This was to ensure local people in Dorset received the best [...]

CSR consultation awarded Best Practice accreditation 2018-01-08T13:35:54+00:00

Report published on Mental Health public consultation

2017-10-05T15:23:14+00:00

An independent report detailing the results of the recent Mental Health Acute Care Pathway public consultation has been published. The 130 page-report written by Bournemouth University Market Research Group gives detailed information on the feedback received on a range of options to improve services in Dorset. These include • Changes to inpatient beds including an [...]

Report published on Mental Health public consultation 2017-10-05T15:23:14+00:00

Headlines from MHACP review consultation

2017-10-05T15:14:08+00:00

We have today published the headlines from the Mental Health Acute Care Pathway review consultation which took place during February and March 2017. Overall 1156 responses to the consultation were received, of which around 53% were postal responses, the remainder being online. The report has been compiled by The Market Research Group at Bournemouth University. [...]

Headlines from MHACP review consultation 2017-10-05T15:14:08+00:00

Last chance to have your say on proposals to improve Mental Health services in Dorset

2017-09-27T20:38:29+00:00

With only a few days to go we are now nearing the end of the Mental Health Acute Care Pathway public consultation period. We have spoken to over 500 people at the 15 drop in events held across Dorset during February and March. Elaine Hurll, Senior Commissioning Manager for Mental Health at Dorset CCG said: [...]

Last chance to have your say on proposals to improve Mental Health services in Dorset 2017-09-27T20:38:29+00:00