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In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty's latest blog on Just and Learning Culture and equality and diversity.

04 February 2019
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his latest blog on a return visit by Professor Sidney Dekker, equality and diversity and Mersey Care's role as a digital exemplar.

New Southport mental health hospital named as Hartley Hospital

30 January 2019
The countdown is on for Southport’s new £20 million state of the art mental health facility to be named Hartley Hospital and fully operational in a year’s time.
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In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on Brew Monday, Rowan View and Information Governance

28 January 2019
In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on Brew Monday, Rowan View and Information Governance

Brew Monday celebrated across Mersey Care sites

21 January 2019
Mersey Care sites marked 'Brew Monday' with a number of Big Brew events to highlight the need to reach out over a cuppa to talk with those who may be struggling.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on joint initiative to end stigmatising language referencing mental health

21 January 2019
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on the publication of an open letter to the media asking them to mind their language in referencing mental health following the publicity generated by Ava Max's No 1 hit, 'Sweet but Psycho.'

in Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his latest blog on the importance of the latest new Life Rooms in Bootle

14 January 2019
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on the opening of Life Rooms Bootle in his latest blog and its importance to young people's development and the community.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on the NHS' Long Term Plan

07 January 2019
In his first blog of 2019, Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on the NHS' announcement of their Long Term Plan.

Director of Security at Ashworth High Secure Hospital wins award

04 January 2019
Mersey Care's Director of Security at Ashworth High Secure Hospital has won a national award for digitial innovations.

In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty provides his review of 2018

31 December 2018
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his final blog of 2018 and reflects on the year just gone.

HMP Liverpool CQC report

27 December 2018
Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust is pleased with the outcome of the report into the mental health services we provide to HMP Liverpool following an inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in October 2018.