David Nicholson wrote a letter in last month to all commissioners and Trust Chief Executives calling them to improve the sustainability of services.
Question: What should our priority be as psychiatrists?
Answer: The mental health of our patients!
Unfortunately, it is not as simple as that! Questions such as ‘where does the responsibility for our patient’s mental health begin and end?’ and ‘what measures do we use to define mental health?’ begin to surface, alongside many more questions…
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This is the first strategy that addresses sustainability across the health system, integrating NHS, Public Health and Adult Social Care activities. The strategy outines the priority actions needed for the health system to meet carbon reduction targets as detailed in the Climate Change Act 2008.
A short video introducing CSH's work in supporting clinical specialties to improve sustainability. This video focuses on initiatives in kidney care, where the approach was first pioneered.