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carehomecompanion.uk

The Care Home Companion - a site designed for people working in Care Homes.  




ockham.healthcare


Ockham Healthcare is a think tank and consultancy. Who identify, promote and support best practice and new ways of working in general practice. 







www.socialprescribingnetwork.com


The Social Prescribing Network is a network of health professionals, researchers, community & voluntary sector representatives, commissioners & more working to share knowledge & best practice.

www.nice.org.uk
@NICEcomms

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) provides national guidance and advice to improve health and social care.

                                                


www.gov.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      www.england.nhs.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            
A new coalition led by Public Health England (PHE) and NHS England has announced the first ever national ambitions to improve the detection and treatment of atrial fibrillation, high blood pressure and high cholesterol (A-B-C) – the major causes of cardiovascular disease (CVD).




www.health.org.uk
@HealthFdn


A new report by the Health Foundation highlights that NHS staff numbers are failing to keep pace with demand and that there is ongoing deterioration in workforce numbers in critical areas such as primary and community care, nursing and mental health.




www.gov.uk


Diabetes Prevention Week 2019 will run from 1- to 7 April 2019. 




www.cprd.com

For over 30 years, GP practices across the UK – from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland - have contributed de-identified patient data to CPRD. GP practice sign-up to CPRD is endorsed by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP), NHS England and the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). One in 7 practices in the UK contribute data to CPRD. Data collected is used to directly influence clinical guidance, such as NICE and MHRA recommendations.

 





www.centreformentalhealth.org.uk

A new report by the Centre for Mental Health and University of Birmingham identifies a number of key elements for future developments in primary mental health care.

www.rpharms.com


A report from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society summarises the scale and complexity of the issue of polypharmacy.





www.healthycornwall.org.uk

The Healthy Cornwall scheme is funded by Public Health England is a free service provided across all major towns in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly. This scheme aims to support people with weight management, healthy eating and physical activity, improving mental health and wellbeing. 





www.mind.org.uk
@MindCharity

Mind is a mental health charity who provide advice and support to empower anyone experiencing a mental health problem. Mind campaign to improve services, raise awareness and promote understanding.






www.centreformentalhealth.org.uk

The Centre for Mental Health is a charity with over 30 years’ experience in providing life changing research, economic analysis and policy influence in mental health. 



mindfulnesscornwall.co.uk

Mindfulness, as an approach, can be helpful for those coping with depression, stress, addiction and pain management, but it is useful not only for those with specific health problems, but can be used by anyone to help them live life to the full.