Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s (MPFT) Children and Families 0-19 service in Staffordshire and 0-5 service in Stoke-on-Trent have been awarded the prestigious Baby Friendly Gold Sustainability Award by UNICEF, making MPFT one of only 17 community Trusts in England to be awarded the title.
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) is delighted to have presented to the judging panel of the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Mental Health Trust of the Year Award 2020 today. Shortlisting took place last year and recognises MPFT’s outstanding contribution to healthcare.
A third community vaccination site has opened this week as the number of people being protected in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent continues to increase.
The third site, in the Alrewas area, will serve people predominantly from the East and South East of the area. Other sites are in Stoke-on-Trent and Stafford.
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trusts’ (MPFT) associate medical director of public health, Professor Zafar Iqbal hosted an international discussion on the benefits of working in a public health system and how public health could be strengthened in Pakistan.
MPFT joins partners in holding the ‘CAMHS in the Time of Covid’ online event to discuss the challenges experienced supporting the mental health needs of young people and their families during the pandemic and how they are being overcome.
As part of MPFT's ongoing efforts to tackle health inequalities, Professor Zafar Iqbal, consultant in public health and one of MPFT’s associate medical directors, is exploring a partnership with Dr Mona Fouad and the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) would like to thank the people of Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent who volunteered to take part in trials for a phase 3 Novavax COVID-19 vaccine study, after it was shown to be 89% efficient in preliminary results released today.