#TWBUSP – new social media campaign launched to discover our unique selling point

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What do you consider to be the number one reason why you live and work in health and care in Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent? Together We’re Better has launched a new social media campaign to discover what health and care staff feel is the area’s unique selling point (USP). This will be used to promote Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent to people living elsewhere and to encourage students to stay.

 You can take part in the #TWBUSP campaign by visiting Together We’re Better’s Twitter account @TWBstaffsstoke, and voting for one of the following options in the tweet at the top of page:

  • Pride in the community
  • It’s where I grew up (or studied)
  • Easy access to countryside
  • Good transport links

'What's Your Emergency?' Winter campaign

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Staffordshire launches its 'What's Your Emergency?' winter campaign

The NHS and social care in Staffordshire launched the 'What's Your Emergency?' winter campaign on Friday 1 December 2017. For the next six weeks you'll hear from a variety of frontline staff from across the NHS. They'll be giving a combination of advice about different illness and conditions, how you can be prepared for winter, what you can do for others and the services that are on offer.

Discharge to Assess – A Patient’s Experience

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Mrs Oliver is a local patient who has experienced the benefits of Discharge to Assess.  A short video featuring Mrs Oliver and introduced by Social Care Assessor, Andrew Vernon, can be viewed below:


Help shape and improve Mental Health Services in South Staffordshire

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In South Staffordshire we are passionate about ensuring better NHS health outcomes for all. This event will have a particular focus on improving our adult Mental Health Services and ensuring they include everyone. We want to find out if we are doing everything we can to commission and deliver the best Mental Health services possible.


6 June 2017 - 10:00 to 14:00 - lunch provided 

Urgent and Emergency Care

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The main purpose of the Sustainability & Transformation Plan (STP) is to improve everyone’s experience of access and care across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent. It will do this by basing all of its proposals on working in natural communities across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent with populations of 30-70,000 people.