South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust has recently received a review from the people who use its services.
The 2017 Community Mental Health Survey, published by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) asked people who have used community mental health services about their experiences.
Director of Quality and Performance, Therèsa Moyes said “We were pleased to see people who have used our services responding to this survey and reporting that overall they feel they had a good experience. It was particularly good to see that we scored better than average for the way our health and social care workers listen carefully to service users.
An inspirational clinician has been recognised for her commitment to improving the condition of people with severe and enduring mental illness.
Kate Pover was named Clinician of the Year at South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust’s Positively Different Awards 2017. Judges commented on her overall commitment and clinical expertise, working with people with ongoing psychotic conditions.
People living with dementia are being helped to stay in familiar care environments, rather than face admission to hospital, through the efforts of an award winning team at South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust’s (SSSFT) Redwoods Centre.
The Hospital Avoidance Team on Oak Ward were the winners of the Chris Holley Award for Innovation at South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare’s Positively Different Staff Awards held last week. This award recognises creativity and new ideas to deliver improved services or to reduce inefficiency.
The Boards of South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (SSSFT) and Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent Partnership NHS Trust (SSOTP) have agreed to come together as one organisation from next April, subject to the necessary regulatory approvals.
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