GPs in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Case System (SYB ICS) have been able to offer patients access to the Teladoc myStrength Emotional Wellness App from Consultant Connect.
Dr David Griffiths is a practising GP and the Medical Director of Consultant Connect. In this blog article, Dr Griffiths writes about the benefits of specialist advice when managing patients with Mental Health difficulties.
Ray McGrath reflects on over a year of using Consultant Connect at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM). SLaM is the first UK mental health trust to use a streamlining system to better treat patient’s physical illnesses.
We face an uncertain NHS winter – the lifting of remaining restrictions plus usual seasonal challenges. How can Consultant Connect help?
What’s the impact of using Consultant Connect for Elective Care, Urgent Care and Mental Health in NHS South East London CCG? Their “Enhanced” Advice & Guidance approach has continued to reduce GP referrals whilst supporting clinicians during the pandemic.
We provide services in Mental Health, two ways we are doing so is better connecting Mental Health Inpatients with physical care and linking Primary Care clinicians to Mental Health specialists at South London and Maudsley (SLaM). Read more about these services and their current performance in this article.
Dr Funnell talks to us about her personal experience of answering Mental Health Advice & Guidance queries via Consultant Connect…
To help support the adoption and spread of Consultant Connect UCLPartners were keen to present it at their primary care innovation network meeting and show how NHS North Central London CCG are using rapid Telephone Advice & Guidance.
A doctor seeing patients, particularly those with complex histories, can feel at times very unsupported and quite isolated.
Consultant Connect has been included in a new ‘first of its kind’ scientific article ‘Development and rapid evaluation of services to support the physical health of people using psychiatric inpatient units during the COVID-19 pandemic: study protocol’ published by Williams et al. with Implementation Science Communications.