What's New in the Trust
- 18th September 2017
Last week the Royal College of Psychiatrists launched a national campaign to encourage more medical students and foundation doctors to choose psychiatry. Concerns have been raised that too few medical students are specialising in psychiatry which is leading to a shortfall in the number of psychiatrists available to the NHS.
- 12th September 2017
The NHS and SHSC have been notified by the Met Office of a medium risk to disruption from gales and rain overnight.
- 12th September 2017
Staff at Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust (SHSC) are working with colleagues across the city to focus on suicide prevention. According to the latest figures from the Office of National Statistics around three-quarters of all suicides in 2016 in Great Britain were male. The highest age-specific suicide rate is among persons aged 40-44 which also had the highest rate among males. Sheffield is launching a mental health awareness campaign specifically targeting this high risk group.
- 11th September 2017
At Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust we are committed to maximising our clinical services to deliver our core business, the health and wellbeing of some of Sheffield most vulnerable people. We have a responsibility and a duty to serve the people of Sheffield and we embrace this wholeheartedly.
- 7th September 2017
There has been coverage in the local media over the last week suggesting that the Sheffield Assertive Outreach Team (SORT) is 'being scrapped'. Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Foundation Trust can confirm that this is not the case.
- 26th September 2017
The Annual Members Meeting will take place on Tuesday 26 September 2017 from 12.30pm to 3pm at Sheffield United Football Club, John Street, Sheffield.
- 11th October 2017
The next open Board of Directors' meeting will take place on Wednesday 11 October 2017 from 10am at Trust Headquarters, Fulwood House.
- 8th November 2017
The next open Board of Directors' meeting will take place on Wednesday 08 November 2017 from 10am at Trust Headquarters, Fulwood House.
- 13th December 2017
The next open Board of Directors' meeting will take place on Wednesday 13 December 2017 from 10am at Trust Headquarters, Fulwood House.