A range of partners are working together on the transformation of adult community mental health in South Staffordshire, including:
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Support Staffordshire (on behalf of the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector)
NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups
Staffordshire County Council
People with lived experience
The infographic below outlines the Guiding Principles for the delivery group leading on this change
A number of podcasts have been produced that provide more information on the transformation taking place in South Staffordshire. You can find individual links to the episodes below:
Introduction to Community Mental Health Transformation
In this episode we provide an introduction to community mental health transformation, why this ambitious piece of work is so important, how health and care organisations are working in new and exciting ways with the voluntary and community sector locally, and what this will mean for you as the transformation is rolled out over the course of the next few years.
Focus on Personality Disorders
In this episode we explore the work that is taking place to support people living with a Personality Disorder.
Focus on Eating Disorders
in this episode we focus on how the transformation work taking place will enhance the care and support provided to those with an eating disorder.
Focus on Community Rehabilitation
In this episode we explore the Rehabilitation Pathway which is part of the transformation of community mental health services in South Staffordshire.
Focus on Primary Care Networks (PCNs)
The NHS Long Term Plan stresses the need for community mental health services to be delivered with the newly created Primary Care Networks (PCNs), building on the wider partnership working that is currently taking place across Staffordshire to meet the health and care needs of local communities. In this episode, we explore what a PCN is, and talk to our guests about the role they and primary care will play in how these important services will be delivered.
Co-delivering the Community Mental Health Transformation
In this episode we explore the co-delivery the community mental health transformation in South Staffordshire, with a specific focus on the role of the voluntary and community sector and local authorities.
Focus on Population Health
Population Health is a concept that has become increasingly prevalent in recent years with respect to health and social care. In this episode we explore what it means for the community mental health transformation work taking place.
Community Mental Health Transformation (Staffordshire): Mental Health Practitioners by The MPFT Podcast
In this episode we will be focusing on the Mental Health Practitioners which have been embedded in Primary Care Networks as part of the transformation of community mental health services in South Staffordshire.
Community Mental Health Transformation: Focus on Neighbourhoods and Integrated Neighbourhood Teams
In this episode we will be focusing on the new Integrated Neighbourhood Teams as part of the transformation of community mental health services in South Staffordshire.
Get in touch
How to stay updated
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has dedicated social media pages to provide information and updates relating to the transformation. You can follow MPFT on Twitter or like our Facebook page for updates.