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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.
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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.'
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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NHS Services: A guide to accessing healthcare over the bank holidays

21 December 2018
Where to access NHS services over the Christmas and New Year Period
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Merseysiders urged to plan ahead for the festive period

18 December 2018
Merseyside residents have been urged to plan ahead for ordering medication and prescriptions for over the Christmas and New Year period.
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In Mind: Chief Executive Joe Rafferty reflects on Trust support for Christmas Jumper Day

17 December 2018
Chief Executive Joe Rafferty writes his latest blog on staff support for Christmas Jumper Day and the Quality Improvement Plan.