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    Reduced readmission rates

    Patient readmission rates to King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust from care homes have reduced during a recent project in Southwark and Lambeth. Evidence suggests that a transfer of care [...] Read more

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    Joining up patient care in Southwark and Lambeth

    NHS organisations in Southwark and Lambeth have joined forces to improve patient care by sharing electronic patient records through a new secure system. The Local Care Record allows GPs, hospital [...] Read more

    Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care News - February 2016

    The latest issue of Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care News, for citizens and staff working within our partner organisations, has now published. This edition focuses on the successes and learning of [...] Read more

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    Final Resilience meeting

    The Resilience Interest Group is meeting for the last time to celebrate its success, highlight its impact and discuss how to take the work forward. The group will meet on [...] Read more

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    Extra-care accommodation

    Lambeth and Southwark councils are working with King’s College Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trusts on a new project which aims to give people time to recover [...] Read more

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    Community spirit improving thanks to grant scheme

    Local people from Vassall and Coldharbour wards in Brixton are benefitting from an injection of community spirit this winter after 13 local individuals and groups were awarded grants from the [...] Read more

    Citizens Forum discussion

    Engage for success

    The final evaluation report of the Older People’s Programme highlights the importance of effective partnership working and recognises strides made by partners, staff and citizens within Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care [...] Read more

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    Sharing patient records in Southwark and Lambeth

    The first successful sharing of electronic patient records between the three King’s Health Partners NHS trusts and a local GP practice has taken place. Last week, the Heatherington Practice in [...] Read more

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    Starting to reflect on SLIC success and learning

    Over the last four years the Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care partnership has designed and tested a variety of new ways of providing care with local people, through the Older [...] Read more

    Brenda Donnelly: Integrated Care

    Brenda Donnelly, former Community Multi-Disciplinary Team Chair in South Southwark, speaks to us about the importance of integrated care. Most significantly Brenda explains that the process of change can be [...] Read more