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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.

Temporary hub closure at Norris Green

21 November 2017
Temporary hub closure at Norris Green

In Mind: 11 million reasons to care

17 November 2017
Quite simply it is possible that 17 people in this country may take their own life today. We can do something about this.

Mersey Care forms new social prescribing partnership to develop its Life Rooms support

16 November 2017
Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust has joined forces with tech for good company and social prescribing specialists Elemental Software to improve the way that it refers patients to help and support at its Life Rooms centres in Walton and Southport.