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Carers’ support public awareness campaign

2018-06-29T13:22:42+00:00 June 29th, 2018|

Surrey County Council has launched a new campaign to help carers access support and information. The campaign tactics include magazine and radio advertising, social media activity, large outdoor posters, printed posters, postcards and bookmarks to be distributed in health settings and across the community. The campaign focus is on making sure carers know support [...]

Internationally recognised group shares quality knowledge

2018-06-29T13:29:11+00:00 June 29th, 2018|

This month saw an extended Surrey Heartlands Academy clinical forum that welcomed a team from the Institute of Healthcare Improvement (IHI) who shared some of their considerable expertise about quality improvement. The IHI is an independent, not-for-profit organisation recognised internationally as a leading healthcare improvement innovator. The IHI is particularly known as the generator [...]

Last chance to buy tickets for our NHS 70 Choir Concert

2018-06-29T13:20:38+00:00 June 29th, 2018|

Surrey Heartlands would like to invite you to a special choir concert in Guildford to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS, on Thursday 5th July. Join us for a fabulous night of music which aims to bring patients, staff, commissioners and stakeholders together in celebration. The evening will involve choirs from across the [...]

Listening to local women and their families about the care they receive

2018-06-22T15:31:28+00:00 June 22nd, 2018|

Blog, Lucy Browne, Citizen Ambassador – Women and Children’s Services I’m Lucy Browne, and I am the Citizen Ambassador for women and children’s services in Surrey Heartlands. My role is to listen to the experiences and views of local women and their families about the care they receive during the ‘First 1,000 days’ –the period [...]

Transformation Board Programme Update – July 2018

2018-08-01T09:39:10+00:00 August 1st, 2018|

Transformation Board:       4th July 2018 Programme delivery update 1. Executive Summary It has now been confirmed that our Local Health and Care Record Exemplar (LHCRE) bid, made in conjunction with partners in Thames Valley, was successful.• It has now been confirmed that our Local Health and Care Record Exemplar (LHCRE) bid, made [...]

Transformation Board Programme Update – June 2018

2018-06-04T13:37:32+00:00 June 4th, 2018|

Transformation Board:       6th June 2018 Authors:                               Vanessa Harding Programme Director                                                                 Paper for:                             For Information/approval 1. Executive Summary NHSE and NHS Improvement have published a detailed set of proposals about how they are going to work closer together as system leaders. 4 new systems selected to join the ICS Development Programme. A [...]

Welcome to our newsletter covering our activity in May

2018-06-04T13:58:07+00:00 June 4th, 2018|

As ever, there’s been a lot going on this month;  in particular I’m really pleased we are making solid progress to support our First 1000 Days focus with the official launch of our 24/7 Maternity Helpline and the fantastic news that we were awarded additional funding to support perinatal mental health.  Meanwhile, an important [...]

Surrey Care Record update

2018-06-04T09:53:09+00:00 June 4th, 2018|

GPs in Surrey Heartlands and East Surrey CCG have been hearing about the Surrey Care Record for several weeks. And the end of May has seen the beginning of the public communications campaign for the health and care record sharing system. Over the next few weeks leaflets will be coming through letterboxes to [...]