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  • Published date: 10th October 2022
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    With workshops by visual artist Jamila Walker and a guest appearance by Dan Walsh - banjo man! 

  • Published date: 29th September 2022
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    A network open to all those interested in improving services through Quality Improvement. Taking place on Zoom on the 20th October. Hosted by organisations within the Staffordshire & Stoke on Trent and Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care Systems.

  • Published date: 28th September 2022
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    The September edition of the Community Mental Health Transformation stakeholder newsletter has now been released.

  • Published date: 22nd September 2022
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    The Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment (CRHT) teams in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin are delighted to have achieved accreditation from the Royal College of Psychiatrists’ Quality Network for Crisis Resolution and Home Treatment Teams (QNCRHTT).

  • Published date: 22nd September 2022
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    MPFT is holding a careers event on Monday 10 October 2022 between 10am and 4pm at Shrewsbury Town Football Club. The Trust is currently recruiting to a range of clinical and non-clinical roles at The Redwoods Centre in Shrewsbury. Nursing, Healthcare Support Worker, Allied Health Professional and administration roles are available.

  • Published date: 21st September 2022
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    Holly Ward at the Redwoods Centre in Shrewsbury is celebrating after being the first of MPFTs inpatient mental health wards to achieve a Gold standard Quality Award.

  • Published date: 12th September 2022
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    We had a fantastic afternoon at Redwoods with our Summer Celebration on 19th August 2022 – it was a chance to bring inpatients, their families and friends, staff and local artists and musicians together for an afternoon of fun, live music, refreshments, creativity, ice cream and re-connection!

  • Published date: 9th September 2022
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    The Board of Directors and all the staff of MPFT are mourning the loss of Her Majesty The Queen

  • Published date: 8th September 2022
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    We are delighted to announce that two MPFT teams have been shortlisted in this year’s HSJ awards! The HSJ awards are one of the most esteemed accolades of healthcare service excellence in the UK. There are hundreds of entries each year so to be shortlisted is a huge achievement.

  • Published date: 8th September 2022
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    In 2021, NHS Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin wanted to explore the development of a local provider collaborative for all-age mental health commissioning. This has resulted in the development of a joint post, the Programme Director for Mental Health that will work within the Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin Integrated Care System (ICS) and Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT). Cathy Riley, Senior Responsible Officer (SRO) for Mental Health, Learning Difficulties & Autism Programme said: “I am delighted to announce that we have appointed Shameem Akhtar as Programme Director for Mental Health, who will commence with us on 31 October.