Tag Archives: Overview and Scrutiny Committees

Government’s Response to Francis Inquiry Report (Department of Health)

Summary The Government has published a full response to Robert Francis QC’s report into poor standards of care at Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust. “These documents build on the government’s initial response: Patients First and Foremost, which was published in … Continue reading

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Guide for Overview and Scrutiny Committees (Mental Health Strategic Partnership)

Summary The Mental Health Strategic Partnership, with top UK mental health charities, has released six briefings on better local mental health services. These briefings, commissioned by the Department of Health, explain the Government’s “No Health Without Mental Health” strategy. They cover … Continue reading

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