Scandalous state of NHS mental health care
Scandalous state of NHS mental health care.
Beacon fully supports this report published on Monday 18 June by the London School of Economics revealing the horrific scale of mental illness in Britain – and how little the NHS does about it. Mental illness is now nearly a half of all ill health suffered by people under 65 – and it is more disabling than most chronic physical diseases. Yet only a quarter of those involved are in any form of treatment.
“We need to move from thinking about managing beds and buildings to thinking about managing patients and pathways”Dr Martin Baggaley, Medical Director, SLaM NHS Foundation Trust.
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Beacon coordinates mental health care services to improve outcomes for people with mental health problems in a fiscally responsible manner…