Wessex AHSN Healthy Ageing & Nutrition has recently published a new report which describes their Healthy Ageing approach (and outputs) in developing the Wessex Acute Frailty Audit. The Wessex AHSN Healthy Ageing and Nutrition Programme focuses on the prevention and treatment of malnutrition in older people.Read More
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Our support team were on hand at the fifth annual Chief Allied Health Professions Officers (CAHPO) conference on Thursday 18th June, where they spoke to delegates about our Acute Therapies, Community Services and Managing Frailty projects. Read more here.Read More
We are pleased to share that the publication of the 2018 Planned Care project report and toolkit is now available on the members’ area. The project covers data on commissioning arrangements and hospital inpatient and outpatient metrics, analysed by Treatment Function Code (TFC).Read More
On Tuesday 5th March, we held our fourth annual Benchmarking & Good Practice in Learning Disabilities Services event. This was the final conference of the Network 2018/19 work programme, closing the year with a combination of policy updates and good practice. Read the review here.Read More
We held our penultimate national conference of the 2018/19 Network programme on 28th February 2019, Benchmarking & Good Practice in Outpatients & Planned Care conference. This year, the Outpatients project has been delivered in collaboration with the GIRFT Outpatient workstream, to reduce the data burden. Read the event review here.Read More
NHSBN and Wessex AHSN held a collaborative workshop: Is Wessex Frailty Fit? The event brought together Wessex Trusts alongside national bodies, including the RCN and NHS England, to discuss frailty in the Wessex region and local action planning to create service improvement plans.Read More