Seasonal flu guidance for 2019 to 2020 for healthcare and custodial staff in prisons, immigration removal centres and other prescribed places of detention for adults in England: Preventing and responding to seasonal flu cases or outbreaks – Public Health England

Seasonal flu guidance for 2019 to 2020 for healthcare staff and residential staff in the children and young people’s secure estate: Preventing and responding to seasonal flu cases or outbreaks – Public Health England

Replaces

National Drug Treatment Monitoring System: Young people’s drug and alcohol secure settings business definitions: Core data set P – Public Health England

These documents contain business definitions for secure setting drug and alcohol treatment providers to use when collecting and submitting data to the NDTMS. NDTMS dataset P refers to future national data collection, effective from 1 April 2020. Secure settings include: prisons immigration

Information sharing protocol across secure and detained settings – NHS England

This document is an overarching agreement between the parties to regulate the sharing of specific Personal Sensitive Data (PSD as defined in the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulation 2018. It provides a framework for assuring the safeguarding

Public Health England: Health and Justice Annual Review 2018 to 2019 – Public Health England

Public Health England report that outlines health trends in prisons and other prescribed places of detention. It focuses on some aspects of the work of Public Health England’s National Health and Justice Team. The report focuses on public health approaches

Quality First: Quality Assurance and Improvement Framework: Health and Justice and Sexual Assault Referral Centres – NHS England

This Quality Assurance and Improvement Framework (QAIF) provides the basic infrastructure for quality assurance of health and justice services. It is designed to underpin the delivery of NHS England’s responsibilities and duty in respect of quality, as stated in the

Handling of gabapentin and pregabalin as Schedule 3 Controlled Drugs in health and justice commissioned services – NHS England

This letter informs NHS England commissioned health and justice services and key stakeholders about the expectations for the handling of gabapentin and pregabalin as Schedule (Sch) 3 Controlled Drugs (CDs) from 1 April 2019.

Government Response to the Health and Social Care Committee’s Inquiry into Prison Health – HM Government

Government response to Prison health: Twelfth Report of Session 2017–19: Report, together with formal minutes relating to the report – House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee The response considers: The state of health and care in English prisons Equivalence of care

Restoring something lost: The mental health impact of therapy dogs in prisons – Centre for Mental Health

Centre for Mental Health evaluation findings of a pilot scheme to introduce two therapy dogs to people with histories of self-harm in three prisons in England’s North East. The pilot found that the therapy dogs had a calming influence on prisoners,

Action Plan Submitted: 12th November 2018 A Response to the HMI Probation Inspection: South West and South Central National Probation Service – HM Prison and Probation Service

The action plan for West Yorkshire CRC, in response to the HMI Probation Inspection.

An inspection of South West South Central National Probation Service – HM Inspectorate of Probation

Overall, the NPS South West South Central division is rated as: Good. This rating has been determined by inspecting this provider in three areas of its work, referred to as ‘domains’. The findings and subsequent ratings in those three domains are described here:

Action Plan Submitted: 12th November 2018 A Response to the HMI Probation Inspection: West Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Prison and Probation Service

The action plan for West Yorkshire CRC, in response to the HMI Probation Inspection.

An inspection of West Yorkshire Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Inspectorate of Probation

Overall, the West Yorkshire CRC is rated as: Requires improvement. This rating has been determined by inspecting this provider in three areas of its work, referred to as ‘domains’. The findings and subsequent ratings in those three domains are described

Action Plan Submitted: 19th November 2018: A Response to the HMI Probation Inspection: Northumbria Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Prison and Probation Service

The action plan for Essex CRC, in response to the HMI Probation Inspection.

An inspection of Northumbria Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Inspectorate of Probation

Northumbria Community Rehabilitation Company is rated as:  Requires Improvement.  Key findings about the organisation were as follows: The two key ingredients of quality services – addressing reoffending needs and managing risk of harm – are not well integrated in Northumbria. This has a

An inspection of Essex Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Inspectorate of Probation

Essex Community Rehabilitation Company is rated as: Requires Improvement. This rating has been determined by inspecting this provider in three areas of their work, referred to as ‘domains’.  The inspection found: Essex CRC has many positive features as an organisation and has

Action Plan Submitted: 11th October 2018: A Response to the HMI Probation Inspection: Merseyside Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Prison and Probation Service

The action plan for Mersyside CRC, in response to the HMI Probation Inspection.

An inspection of Merseyside Community Rehabilitation Company – HM Inspectorate of Probation

This is the first report in a new series of annual rated inspections of probation service providers in England and Wales.  It gives the Merseyside Community Rehabilitation Company a  ‘Requires Improvement’ rating. Nevertheless, this CRC has clear strengths. It is performing well against some of