Population health learning programme goes live this month

The first of five systemwide Action Learning Sets (ALS) will begin on Monday 29 November, bringing leaders and colleagues from across our Integrated Care System together with analytics and finance experts, and Primary Care Network (PCN) teams (including primary care, community, social care, public health, secondary care and the voluntary, community and social enterprise [...]

By |2021-11-26T15:21:13+00:00November 23rd, 2021|Care in your area, Featured, News|Comments Off on Population health learning programme goes live this month

Developing Northamptonshire’s Integrated Care System

Preparations are continuing in Northamptonshire to be ready for full Integrated Care System (ICS) status by April 2022, formalising the joint working arrangements already established for health and care in our county and simplifying partnership working and decision making. Subject to government legislation, Northamptonshire Clinical Commissioning Group will be disestablished at the end of [...]

By |2021-11-26T15:19:44+00:00November 22nd, 2021|Care in your area, Featured, News|Comments Off on Developing Northamptonshire’s Integrated Care System

Work progresses to develop an ‘outcomes framework’ as part of Integrated Care System journey

As Northamptonshire’s journey towards full Integrated Care System (ICS) continues, work is under way to develop an ‘outcomes framework’ to guide improvements to local health and care services. An outcomes framework is a way of structuring the planning and development of services to ensure that they are always closely linked to the outcomes they [...]

By |2021-11-05T14:14:39+00:00October 13th, 2021|Care in your area, Featured, News|Comments Off on Work progresses to develop an ‘outcomes framework’ as part of Integrated Care System journey

Population health programme sets out aims and next steps

In the June edition of Partnership Update, we introduced Northamptonshire’s new Population Health Management (PHM) programme. PHM uses data and predictive analytics to identify needs, join up services and deliver proactive personalised care for people in complex at-risk groups. The aims of the programme are to develop a local approach to PHM and help [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:33:32+01:00August 10th, 2021|Care in your area, Featured, News|Comments Off on Population health programme sets out aims and next steps

Intravenous care at home helps cut unnecessary hospital admissions

A dedicated community care service is supporting people in Northamptonshire to safely access intravenous treatments in their own homes – and help them avoid having to visit or be admitted to hospital. The Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Service is run by Northamptonshire Healthcare Foundation Trust’s Intermediate Care Team, in liaison with colleagues at Kettering and Northampton [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:02+01:00January 14th, 2021|Care in your area, Featured, News|0 Comments

“Enjoying my independence and knowing staff will help” Northamptonshire Extra Care residents share their stories

Older people with care needs in Northamptonshire have described how taking up residence in specialist Extra Care housing has given them a new lease of life. Extra Care housing refers to a group of self-contained homes, often apartments, with special design features and support services to enable people with care needs to keep their independence [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:42+01:00January 8th, 2020|Care in your area, News|0 Comments

My Health and Care Directory now live on NHCP website

Northamptonshire’s new comprehensive and reliable online directory of local health and care services is now available for public use on the NHCP website. My Health and Care Directory brings together service listings held by NHS and care organisations throughout the county into one place. It’s free and easy to use, enabling anyone to search [...]

“Momentous decision” hailed as investment confirmed for pioneering Northamptonshire social prescribing service

Northamptonshire is to become the first area in England to introduce an integrated cross-sector and county-wide service supporting people to take control of their health and wellbeing – after long-term funding was formally approved. Northamptonshire County Council’s Public Health team, local NHS organisations and the voluntary and community sector have been working together through Northamptonshire [...]

Service users at the forefront in design of ‘live well’ resources

People living with respiratory illness in Northamptonshire are playing a central role in empowering themselves to choose well, stay well and live well with their condition. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) describes a range of conditions that cause breathing difficulties, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. People with COPD can do a lot to help [...]

By |2021-09-09T09:34:48+01:00November 5th, 2019|Care in your area, Engagement, News, Respiratory care|0 Comments
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