25 November 2016
Joining the Dots ‘highly commended’ at HSJ Awards
Joining the Dots, a
collaborative project between Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health
Partnership NHS Trust and Otsuka Health Solutions, has been 'highly
commended' at the Health Service Journal (HSJ) Awards.
The project received the award
in the 'Innovation in Mental Health' category at the prestigious
ceremony, which was held in London this
"We're really excited to have
been 'highly commended' at the awards. It's great to have
recognition for all the hard work that service users, carers and
staff have put into this project. It tells us that this work is
important and needs to continue", says Will Hall, System Clinical
Joining the Dots is a range of
digital tools that has been developed with teams of dedicated
service users, carers and staff in Bristol Mental Health (BMH).
These tools help mental health services to work in an integrated
way, using health data and information to improve care for the
people who need it most.