mental health trust


Also found in: Wikipedia.

mental health trust

A UK regional NHS trust with managerial infrastructure that provides services for people with mental health problems which cannot be provided by their GPs and require specialised care. Services range from psychological or talk therapy to highly specialised care for people with severe mental health problems—as required by 0.2% of the general population, for severe anxiety, psychosis and other mental health issues—that may be provided in hospital or in the community.
References in periodicals archive ?
Karen Martin, deputy chief executive of Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust said: "Staff representatives have submitted a formal grievance and we will continue to have discussions.
South West Yorkshire Mental Health Trust - responsible for St Luke's Hospital - is applying for foundation status.
The next meeting of the Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland Mental Health Trust will be taking place at St George's Hospital in Morpeth.
Northern Birmingham Mental Health Trust, which has a budget of pounds 53.
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Trust (BSMHT) was the biggest spender in the region, forking out around PS380,000 for cabs from 2014 to 2015.
Teesside's mental health trust TEWV will also host a stall in Middlehaven Police Station.
A MERSEYSIDE mental health trust has welcomed an agreement that aims to reduce the time mentally ill people are kept in police cells.
ALLEGATIONS that a patient murdered his wife, confidential details being dumped in a skip and staff held hostage are among a record number of serious incidents being investigated by a mental health trust in the North East.
CARE and support Minister Norman Lamb is expected to ask a North East mental health trust for an explanation as to why it is using the highest number of "face-down" physical restraints on patients.
A MENTAL health trust has been given an award for its work teaching medical students.
The Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority offered 11,487 acres for lease near Chickaloon for coal exploration and development.
The mental health Trust has introduced a reading programme at Ashworth hospital to help patients.

Full browser ?