Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Florence Nightingale name change

Healthcare Market News (Mental Health) February 2004 Florence Nightingale Hospitals has changed its name to Capio Nightingale Hospitals. The organisation has been...

Priory opens walk-in centre

The Priory Group has opened its first walk-in high street clinic in Birmingham to tackle workplace stress.

Low confidence in clinical governance

Healthcare Market News (News) April 1999 A survey conducted by the Health Quality Service (HQS) has concluded that confidence in the quality...

DoH issues mental health guidance

Healthcare Market News (News) June 2002 The Department of Health (DoH) has published two new guidance documents aimed at improving the treatment...

Priory Glasgow partners Dublin clinic

The Priory Hospital Glasgow has entered into a partnership with Goldsmith Clinic in Dublin to enable patients requiring inpatient admission to access its services.

Priory £1m Glasgow addiction unit

Healthcare Market News (Mental Health) November 2003 Priory Healthcare has opened a new £1m drug and alcohol addiction and rehabilitation unit at...

PiC opens up a new locked re-hab hospital

Partnerships in Care, the mental health service provider is to open a new eight bed locked rehab hospital for women in Nottinghamshire in October 2012.

Talking treatments waiting times increase

More people are waiting for access to talking therapies, according to figures from the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC).

Sharp rise in the number of DoLS applications

A report from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has shown a steep rise in the number of applications to use the deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS) during 2014/15.

Professor Sugarman calls for more bespoke care pathways

There need to be more bespoke care pathways for mental health patients, according to Professor Philip Sugarman, chief executive of mental health charity St Andrew’s Healthcare.