Paul White takes over as Interim Chair for NHCP

Paul White Following an open national recruitment process, we are delighted to announce that we have appointed Paul White as Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership’s new Interim Executive Independent Chair. Paul brings a wealth of chief executive and board-level experience within and outside the NHS. He will bring clear leadership to the NHCP [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:54+01:00October 10th, 2019|News, Workforce|0 Comments

Shared care records are coming soon to Northamptonshire

A major project to modernise the way essential records are shared between organisations providing health and care services in Northamptonshire is set for lift-off in the coming weeks. The Northamptonshire Care Record will ensure NHS and social care professionals have instant access to the information they need to make decisions about our care. The [...]

Read the report from our social prescribing engagement days

The social prescribing engagement report In June 2019 NHCP hosted three community engagement events around the county to shape the development of a new social prescribing service for Northamptonshire. You can now read a report summarising the key findings and discussion points from these events, which helped to develop the full business case [...]

Specialist nurse support aims to improve respiratory care

Dr Az Ali People living with lung conditions in Northamptonshire are being supported to receive better and more joined-up care under a newly launched Partnership initiative. Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership is working with National Services for Health Improvement (NSHI) to provide targeted support for local GP practices and help them improve [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:56+01:00October 10th, 2019|Care in your area, News, Respiratory care|0 Comments

Rapid Response team getting ready for action this winter

A new specialist team is set to launch in Northamptonshire next month providing dedicated urgent care for some of our county’s most vulnerable citizens. The Northamptonshire Rapid Response service will attend urgent calls to help frail older people who have suffered falls, as well as people living in care homes with nonlife- threatening health [...]

Successful trial initiative helps frail patients avoid long hospital stays

Vulnerable older people attending Northamptonshire’s A&Es are being helped to get the care and support they need more quickly – and avoid potentially lengthy stays in hospital beds – under a successful collaborative trial programme. NHCP’s new Frailty Assessment Team brings together specialist professionals from a range of services across the local [...]

Celebration event marks launch of resources for engagement

Northamptonshire Health and Care Partnership is committed to engaging people in decisions about our local health and care services, and good engagement is a fundamental part of how NHCP works. To support our colleagues to understand and lead engagement activities effectively and productively, the NHCP communications and engagement team has developed a new toolkit [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:58+01:00October 10th, 2019|Engagement, News|0 Comments

Funding award secures expansion for Northamptonshire’s perinatal mental health services

More women across Northamptonshire will get help to manage mental health conditions during and after pregnancy – thanks to the expansion of a successful service. Northamptonshire Maternity Services’ perinatal mental health team provides assessment, treatment and support for pregnant women and new mums who are experiencing or at increased risk of moderate or severe mental [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:58+01:00October 10th, 2019|Maternity, Mental health, News|0 Comments

Focus on: Northamptonshire Health, Care and Wellbeing Plan

In recent editions of Partnership Update we have described how our county’s health and care organisations are working together to develop the Northamptonshire Health, Care and Wellbeing Plan. This is our local response to the NHS Long Term Plan – incorporating a refreshed strategy for our county’s Health and Wellbeing Board – and sets [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:59+01:00October 10th, 2019|Communications, Engagement, News|0 Comments

Partnership Update – October 2019

In October's Partnership Update – the twelfth edition of NHCP's monthly newsletter – we bring you the latest on progress with the Northamptonshire Health, Care and Wellbeing Plan, our unified strategy for the future of our county's NHS and social care services. There's news of a new appointment to the NHCP Partnership Board, and updates on the ways we're [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:59+01:00October 7th, 2019|Featured, News, Publications|0 Comments
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