Virtual visits begin as GIRFT mental health rehabilitation review gets under way

The Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme has begun its nationwide review of mental health rehabilitation services, with virtual visits to 56 trusts planned to help improve patient care. GIRFT clinical lead Dr Sridevi Kalidindi – a consultant rehabilitation psychiatrist at South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust – will be meeting virtually with […]

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New guide to help vascular teams resume surgery past the COVID-19 peak

Guidance on resuming vascular surgery in the light of the COVID-19 pandemic has been issued by the national body for joint working in vascular services across England. The National Joint Vascular Implementation (NJVI) Board, which is chaired by Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) clinical lead Professor Mike Horrocks and Dr Michael Gregory, NHS England’s […]