West London Mental Health NHS Trust is backing the new Dementia Friends campaign, launched today, aimed at helping people develop a greater understanding of dementia and supporting those living with the condition.
To keep local residents up to date with the Broadmoor Hospital redevelopment project, West London Mental Health NHS Trust is inviting local residents to its spring open days, which take place later this month around the borough.
West London Mental Health NHS Trust is developing ways to give patients increased choice about where to receive their care and treatment.
We are reviewing our policy about payment for involvement in trust activities by service users (patients) and carers – policy S19.
The changes would mean we would pay for involvement activities using BACS (bank automated clearing service), instead of cash.
Part of the St Bernard’s Hospital site in Southall which dates back to the 19th century has been bought by London developer and housing association group Catalyst to create 270 new homes on the site.
Smokers across west London who want to kick the habit are being told ‘no ifs and no butts’ ahead of this week’s national No Smoking Day (12 March). A team of experts from Smokefree Ealing, managed by West London Mental Health NHS Trust, are calling on smokers to kick the habit and to use their service to help them.
The trust has launched a pilot service that sees mental health clinicians working in police custody suites to assess people with suspected mental health problems.
We have taken the Nursing Times Speak Out Safely pledge, giving staff a clear message that we are committed to safe patient care and to empowering staff to raise concerns in the knowledge that they will not suffer as a consequence.
West London Mental Health NHS Trust has appointed Dr Amlan Basu as clinical director for Broadmoor Hospital.
BBC News online has produced a special audio-visual presentation to coincide with the 150th anniversary of Broadmoor Hospital.