Promoting a positive life experience for COPD patients

Midlands
Led by University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, RIPPLE – Respiratory Innovation: Promoting a Positive Life Experience – aimed to improve the social inclusion, and thus health and wellbeing, of people with COPD. The work involved delivery of community-based respiratory services to ...

Social prescribing: integrating GP and community health assets

London
Commissioned by City and Hackney Clinical Commissioning Group, this project aimed to improve the relationship between GPs and the local community, and to improve outcomes for patients. Wellbeing co-ordinators ran a social prescription service, supporting people to develop a wellbeing plan and ref...

Transforming the culture of mental health services through peer support

Midlands
Led by the Institute of Mental Health in partnership with Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust and based at the University of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, this project aimed to promote recovery-focused practice for mental health patients, improving the experience of servic...