South East Clinical Senates

Independent, clinical and strategic advice for health systems in the south east

Capacity of Mental Health Services in Wessex

Horizon Scanning – referred to the Senate following anecdotal evidence of pressure on mental health services in Wessex. A scoping piece of work was commissioned by the Senate from the Strategic Clinical Network.

Clinical Senate

Wessex

Status:

Complete

Date:

Mar-14

Types of Work:

Advice

Theme

Service Optimisation

Policy / Documentation

No

Specialised Commissioning

No

STP / ACS Development Plans

No

Urgent & Emergency Care

No

Multiple Clinical Services

No

Children & Maternity

No

Cardiac

No

Stroke & Vascular

No

Mental Health

yes

Respiratory

No

MSK

No

ENT

No

Community Services/ Hubs

No

Diagnostics / Hubs

No

Primary Care

No

Public Health

No

Care Planning

No

Communications

No

Workforce

No

Link to web page or report

https://wessexsenate.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/20151105-Senate-Mental-Health-Recommendations.pdf