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  • Published date: 13th March 2019
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    A Diabetes Education Bus will be visiting communities across South Staffordshire to offer information and advice on the condition, its treatment and the support available.

  • Published date: 26th February 2019
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    On the day of the national staff survey results being published, Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation (MPFT) is celebrating having the highest response rate in the country for trusts providing community, learning disability and mental health services. 4861 colleagues took the time to give their views - that’s 62% of our staff.

  • Published date: 21st February 2019
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    A new partnership is offering local people access to specialist weight management advice.

  • Published date: 19th February 2019
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    Songs for You, led by Arts for Health at Midland Partnership NHS Foundation Trust, has been awarded £200 from a recent green token scheme in ASDA Cannock store.

  • Published date: 18th February 2019
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    Staff at Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust are being encouraged to join the debate about equality. A series of conversations will bring together staff from diverse groups across the organisation, to share ideas which will lead to action, informing the Trust’s Equality and Inclusion programme.

  • Published date: 12th February 2019
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    Following the fire at the George Bryan Centre on Monday 11 February we can confirm that all patients and staff were evacuated safely and are now being cared for in alternative accommodation. No injuries were sustained thanks to the quick actions of our staff and the rapid response from the fire service.

  • Published date: 6th February 2019
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    The Trust is working both internally and with multi-agency partners to assess risks and develop contingency plans in relation to a ‘no deal’ EU Exit. The Trust has already undertaken work to understand the impact of an EU exit on the Trust business continuity and resilience perspective. This is in keeping with national guidance which was issued by the Department of Health and Social Care in December 2018.

  • Published date: 31st January 2019
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    A generous donation will enable more people to benefit from the Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s successful UpTempo music project. Hannah Fermor is a professional singer who regularly performs at The Redwoods Centre, the Trust’s inpatient mental health service based in Shrewsbury. She recognises the value of music to the well-being of the service users and staff at the Centre, and also says “it’s my therapy”

  • Published date: 7th January 2019
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    A service which supports people to be discharged from hospital and receive care in their own homes has been recognised as being caring, effective and responsive. Home First – Stoke is registered to provide personal care for people in their own home who are clinically safe for discharge and do not re...

  • Published date: 21st December 2018
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    Songs for You provides an opportunity for those living with dementia, their carers and any older adults experiencing isolation to come together have a good sing song, a chat and a cup of tea.