Presentation on theme: ""every community has plans to ensure no one in mental health crisis will be turned away from health services Dr Angus Bell."— Presentation transcript:
"every community has plans to ensure no one in mental health crisis will be turned away from health services Dr Angus Bell
Crisis Concordat from the NHS Perspective Main Challenges – Increasing number of patients needing services – Parity of esteem Physical health crisis v Mental health crisis – Outcome measures / Data collection – Ambitious concordat with short deadlines – Crosses organisational and service boundaries – Governance structures need to be in place to ensure longer term developments happen – NHS mandate 2015/16 considering IAPT, EIP and Crisis Care Liaison Psychiatry
Opportunities – Partnership groups have been set up across our geography. – Active engagement seen across partners. – Ability to agree what needs to be done in a co- ordinated way Threats – Risk of potential duplication. – Risk of tackling actions in too large chunks – inertia. – Shift in priorities – loss of focus or drive.