Monthly Archives: February 2014

Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Pharmacy Service

The Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust Pharmacy Service exists to pro-actively support staff, service users and carers in achieving safe and effective medicines management and optimising the use of medicines by providing a high quality and friendly service.   They do … Continue reading

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Parole Board input to Mental Health Review Tribunals

The legal framework is described ell by Eldergill (1997). The roles of doctors in relation to the MHRT were reviewed by Langley (1990) and Woolf (1991).The costly MHRT exercise is a significant drain upon health and legal aid budgets (Malcolm, … Continue reading

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This must stop!!

A growing number of acutely unwell children are being admitted to adult psychiatric wards and many sent hundreds of miles for hospital care amid a national bed shortage at young people’s mental health units, an investigation by Community Care and BBC … Continue reading

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Mental Health Review Tribunals

The MHRT’s are part of the First-tier-Tribunal, Health, Education and Social Care Chamber. Their  jurisdiction covers the whole of England. There is a separate Mental Health Tribunal for Wales, which is administered and based in Cardiff and a separate Mental … Continue reading

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First -tier Tribunal.

  The whole tribunal system changed in 2008. As a result, in England, the Mental Health Review Tribunal as a standalone process was technically abolished and became one part of a Health and Social Care Chamber of a newly established national level … Continue reading

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Safeguarding Adults at Risk in the Community Conference.

Please check this out. Community Care is delighted to bring you the 8th Safeguarding Adults at Risk in the Community Conference. Taking place on 26th June 2014 in London, this essential event is ideally timed to ensure real answers can be provided about the … Continue reading

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Ashby Cottage Hospital

The Leicestershire Partnership Trust is inviting local people to have their say on proposals that will make Ashby de la Zouch community health services fit for the future. A public consultation was launched in February and will run until the 6 April … Continue reading

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