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In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty sets out his vision for 2018

05 January 2018
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his first blog of 2018 and reflects on his wishlist for the new year.

New Year message from Chairman Beatrice Fraenkel and Chief Executive Joe Rafferty

29 December 2017
Chairman Beatrice Fraenkel and Chief Executive Joe Rafferty offer their New Year message to service users, carers, staff and friends of Mersey Care.

In Mind: A Christmas message

22 December 2017
It’s customary at this time of year to reflect on the previous 12 months, and our CEO Joe Rafferty makes no apologies for doing so in his Christmas blog.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty talks Christmas jumpers and a new supporting colleague policy

15 December 2017
The latest update from Chief Executive Joe Rafferty on all the news from Mersey Care, including a new supporting colleagues policy and Christmas jumpers.

2 - 12 January - Two Perfect Weeks

13 December 2017
South Sefton Community Services Division will implement two weeks perfect care from 2 January 2018 to 12 January 2018.

Joe Rafferty named among most influential people in healthcare

12 December 2017
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty retains his place in the Health Service Journal's list of the top 100 most influential people in health.

In Mind: Winter Comfort

08 December 2017
Our CEO Joe Rafferty gives a winter warning in this weeks blog and provides an update on Zero Suicide Alliance talks, Liverpool Community Health progress and gives an insight into our Global Digital Exemplar Programme and the projects we're working on.

Ashworth Hospital boosts local charities with memory trees

07 December 2017
Staff and visitors at Ashworth High Secure Hospital are being encouraged to leave messages for missing loved ones on a memory tree - and help local charities.

Start of works on new hospital

27 November 2017
Construction of Southport’s new £20 million mental health hospital has got underway with a ceremony to mark ground breaking on the site.
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All the winners from Positive Achievements 2017

24 November 2017
Our very own ‘Oscars’ night, when the very best of Mersey Care is highlighted – from innovation to long service and raising standards of care – took place at another enjoyable Positive Achievements Awards at Anfield Football Club in Liverpool.