Encompass stakeholder newsletter – Summer 17

  Latest news from your local vanguard – encompass MCP View this email in your browser Stakeholder newsletter – Summer 2017 Your latest news from encompass MCP. Building future models of integrated health and social care, for better patient outcomes View from our Chair –  Dr John Ribchester “Our Encompass MCP Vanguard has now been […]

Access specialist geriatrician advice

GPs can now access specialist geriatrician advice every day from 12 – 2pm. The new service allows GPs to talk to a geriatrician direct, clinician-to-clinician about frail patients at risk of acute hospital admission in the next week.   See the leaflet: Consultant geriatriacian_ A5 leaflet_FINAL email version (1) The phone line can provide: Advice […]

Next steps for the Five Year Forward View

As the NHS approaches its 70th anniversary the health service has today published the plan setting out how it will deliver practical improvements in areas prized by patients and the public – cancer, mental health and GP access – while transforming the way that care is delivered to ease pressure on hospitals by helping frail […]