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  1. 1. Darzi Review Headlines: South West & National Briefing for CSIP SW staff and partners July 2008
  2. 2. Topics <ul><li>maternity and newborn care </li></ul><ul><li>children’s services </li></ul><ul><li>staying healthy </li></ul><ul><li>mental health </li></ul><ul><li>acute care </li></ul><ul><li>planned care </li></ul><ul><li>long-term conditions </li></ul><ul><li>end of life care </li></ul>
  3. 3. Plus system-wide topics <ul><li>reducing waiting; </li></ul><ul><li>workforce for the future </li></ul><ul><li>managing the healthcare system </li></ul><ul><li>integrating health and social care </li></ul><ul><li>improving dental health services </li></ul><ul><li>services for people with a learning disability </li></ul><ul><li>patient safety </li></ul>
  4. 4. Common themes emerging <ul><li>the promotion of self-care and self-management ; </li></ul><ul><li>the need to focus effort on prevention rather than treatment; </li></ul><ul><li>care and treatment should be delivered outside the hospital setting wherever possible, with hospitals providing more specialised care; </li></ul>
  5. 5. Common themes emerging <ul><li>the need to provide integrated and co-ordinated care from the patient perspective; </li></ul><ul><li>the use of evidence-based and agreed clinical pathways ; </li></ul><ul><li>the need to improve clinical quality and safety ; </li></ul><ul><li>the importance of working in partnership with local authorities and the voluntary sector </li></ul><ul><li>the need to develop clinical leadership . </li></ul>
  6. 6. Next steps - context <ul><li>Provides the backbone for the South West Strategic Health Authority’s Strategic Framework for Improving Health in the South West 2008/09 to 2010/11 . </li></ul>
  7. 7. Darzi 30 June 2008 - headlines <ul><li>Every PCT will commission comprehensive wellbeing and prevention services . </li></ul><ul><li>Six key goals: </li></ul><ul><li>tackling obesity </li></ul><ul><li>reducing alcohol harm </li></ul><ul><li>treating drug addiction </li></ul><ul><li>reducing smoking rates </li></ul><ul><li>improving sexual health </li></ul><ul><li>improving mental health. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Darzi 30 June 2008 - headlines <ul><li>Support for people to stay healthy at work: integrated Fit for Work services . </li></ul><ul><li>Support GPs to help individuals and their families stay healthy . </li></ul>
  9. 9. Darzi 30 June 2008 - headlines <ul><li>A Coalition for Better Health , with a set of new voluntary agreements between the Government, private and third sector organisations on actions to improve health outcomes. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Darzi 30 June 2008 - headlines <ul><li>A new strategy for developing the Quality and Outcomes Framework . </li></ul><ul><li>Developing new best practice tariffs focused on areas for improvement. </li></ul>