The purpose of this circular is to provide guidance on the administration and conditions attached to the Mental Health Grant (MHG) for Councils with Social Service Responsibilities (CSSRs) in 2003-04.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, held on 27 and 28 March 2019.
Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust held on 19 and 20 March 2019.
Advice for health protection professionals on the management of meningococcal disease in the UK. This guidance on the public health management of individual cases and clusters of invasive meningococcal disease is an amalgamation of the 2014 guidance on preventing secondary
The Work and Pensions Committee has found that carers are being disproportionately heavily penalised for years of Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) administrative errors or their own honest mistakes. They find the carers allowance is operated using a confusing
The government’s Loneliness Strategy was published in October 2018. It set out a wide variety of cross-departmental measures that the government would take to provide ‘national leadership’ to tackle loneliness in England. This briefing: explains the Strategy; the steps taken
Case study from Leeds Community Healthcare NHS Trust sets out its approach to increasing staff experience and engagement for admin staff. The trust did this through running a celebratory event aimed at admin and non-regulated staff in 2017.
This short guide is designed to help raise awareness of the options available to members of the NHS Pension Scheme affected by the annual allowance. The annual allowance is the amount of pension savings an individual can make in one
This circular strengthens and clarifies existing guidance on clawback and confidentiality clauses in severance agreements involving NHS managers.
In 2004-05 CAMHS funding to councils will be increased substantially to reflect the Government’s continuing commitment to radically improve the overall level of provision. The total 2004-05 CAMHS Grant is £67M. Of this £60.5M is allocated directly to councils using
This HSC notifies Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) of their actual resource limited primary medical services allocation for 2004/05. It funds delivery of General Medical Services (GMS), Personal Medical Services (PMS), PCT Medical services and alternative providers as set out in
This circular sets the conditions attached to the core CAMHS Grant, and the individual councils’ allocations.
This circular sets out the conditions attached to the core child and adolescent mental health service (CAMHS) grant, and the individual councils’ allocations.
This circular replaces HSC 2002/009 building on previous Better Blood Transfusion initiatives. Improving transfusion safety and effectiveness; avoiding unnecessary use of blood components,Platelets and Fresh Frozen Plasma; focussing on the use of anti-D in Obstetrics; and patient and public involvement.
This circular covers the updated National Guidance on the Safe Administration of Intrathecal Chemotherapy. This updated guidance replaces HSC 2003/010. It sets out the minimum that should be expected of an NHS Trust providing an intrathecal chemotherapy service. It also
This report examines alcohol’s contribution to violence in intimate relationships. The public health burden of intimate partner violence (IPV) is considerable and alcohol use has been consistently identified as a risk factor for IPV perpetration. The report is based on
The Drug Interventions Programme often begins with the police drug testing individuals in the custody suite for specified Class A drugs (opiates and/or cocaine) following an arrest or charge. If detainees test positive, they are served with a Required Assessment
Many governments are making progress in the fight against tobacco, with 5 billion people today living in countries that have introduced smoking bans, graphic warnings on packaging and other effective tobacco control measures – four times more people than a
Written to support the NICE End of life care guidance for neonates children and young people, this framework and selection of practical tools provides guidance on how to implement person centred end of life care planning. It delivers a comprehensive
Interim clinical guidance for clinicians in the use and prescription of cannabis‐based products for medicinal use in children and young people with epilepsy. The BPNA has been asked to highlight the key questions specialist clinicians should address before considering prescribing