Health and Care Integration Newsletters
Our news bulletins aim to keep partners and stakeholders informed and provide information about progress and developments across the schemes. Click here to access our archived publications.
This edition includes an update from the Unified Prevention Board, news from the Hinckley & Bosworth Integrated Locality Team and the launch of the New Parks People Zone. Plus news on the Loneliness Summit organised by the County Council and the University of Leicester’s Unit for Diversity, Inclusion and Community Engagement (DICE), a case study from the Warm Homes Service and the 2018 Annual Report from the Director of Public Health.
This edition features the launch of the new ‘Start a Conversation’ campaign to help prevent suicide plus the formal launch of the Leicestershire Children and Families Partnership. There are updates from the Prevention at Scale Project on their work with patient volunteers identified by local GP practices, the Steady Steps programme and the QuitReady team on the services on offer for Stoptober.
This edition provides updates on Leicestershire’s Better Care Fund Plan performance and progress for delayed transfers of care (DTOC) and details the work of the Discharge Working Group in relation to the 2018/19 targets. There is also news on the Integrated Locality Teams programme, the launch of the Children and Families Partnership Plan and how the Assistive Technology Project is looking at enhancing the local service by maximising the opportunities offered by new technology.
This edition highlights the new approach being taken being taken to frailty and morbidity across LLR and how we are updating Leicestershire’s Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA) 2018-21. There is news on the Prevention at Scale project, an update from the falls programme and the East Midlands Academic Health Science Network (EMAHSN) Falls Prevention and Management Demonstrator project plus a new information leaflet – Supporting Carers now available from GP surgeries in the county and Rutland.
This edition focuses on the success of the Lightbulb integrated housing support service following the announcement that it was the winner of the Public/Public Partnership award at the Local Government Chronicle (LGC) Awards in March. There is also an update on the work being done by partners on delayed transfers of care plus information on the decision to close the Integrated Points of Access (IPOA) programme and the Steady Steps 24-week postural stability exercise programme available across Leicestershire and Rutland.
This edition focuses on the Integrated Points of Access methodology and redesign and the benefits achievable across the whole system within Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland (LLR), work with partners on the scoping of a market appraisal for Assistive Technology and an update on Melton Borough Council’s ‘Me and My Learning’ programme.
This edition focuses on the targets set for delayed transfers of care and an update from the new Children and Families Partnership on their work to oversee the delivery of the priorities for Children and Young People in Leicestershire’s Joint Health and Wellbeing Strategy.
This edition highlights joint working on delayed transfers of care, the completion of Phase two of the SIMTEGR8 project, an update from the falls programme and the launch of the Self-care campaign.
In this edition we have an update from the Home First workstream of the STP on the Integrated Discharge Team and updates from First Contact Plus and the Hospital Housing Enablement Team.