One attendee in a scenario with actors

    Training course is Good to Go

    Good to Go: Enhancing Patient Transfer is a new simulation-based training course for health and social care professionals to improve care transfers of older people with complex needs leaving hospital. It [...] Read more

    The King's Fund Integrated Care bulletin editorial - "One system, one budget"

    Merav Dover, Chief Officer of Southwark and Lambeth Integrated Care, has written the editorial for this month's The King's Fund Integrated Care bulletin (August 2015). The editorial read:   "One system, [...] Read more

    Amy Archer on Anne Ward

    Extra-care from British Red Cross

    Amy Archer plays a very unique role on Anne Ward at St Thomas’ Hospital. Amy is the Discharge Facilitator in the Integrated Hospital Discharge Team currently being tested on the [...] Read more

    My Catheter Passport

    My Catheter Passport is here

    King’s College Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, including community services, are launching My Catheter Passport today (Monday 20 July) to improve care for people with catheters. Catheter associated [...] Read more

    Catheter care patient Claudia and  nurse Irene smiling at each other

    Catheter Passport coming soon

    King’s College Hospital and Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, including community services, are launching My Catheter Passport next week to improve care for people with catheters. The Passport is a [...] Read more

    Care Navigation

    This project aims to help local people navigate the health and social care system and enhance the quality of delivery of our three main primary care programmes; through Community Multi-Disciplinary [...] Read more

    Strength and Balance Classes

    Falls

    Across Southwark and Lambeth, falls account for a significant number of fractures, injuries and hospital admissions, amongst people aged 65 and over. It is forecast 5,173 falls and 296 hip [...] Read more

    Urinary Tract Infection

    Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are very common in adults – it is estimated half of all women in the UK will have a UTI at least once in their life [...] Read more

    Older persons hands

    Acute-Care Home Interface

    25 per cent of people aged 75 or over are readmitted to hospital within 30 days of being discharged. This percentage can increase when people are discharged from hospital to [...] Read more

    Resilience Interest Group table discussion

    More resilience

    Thanks to the progress our Resilience Interest Group has already made and how they want to take resilience forward in Southwark and Lambeth communities, funding has now been approved for [...] Read more