Technology helps to observe mental health patients
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust has introduced a new observation protocol for checking the safety of patients with severe mental health conditions at night, following a formal evaluation of technology from Oxehealth.
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Millions invested in young people’s mental health
Mental Health Minister, Nadine Dorries, and Public Health Minister, Jo Churchill, have announced an investment £3.3m on the expansion of 23 local projects to help prevent mental illness in children and young people.
Vistamatic add 8mm square drive key lock to range
Vistamatic®, the leading supplier of vision panels to healthcare facilities, has extended its range of handle options to include an 8mm square drive key lock to complement the standard 4mm version already available. Specifically designed to enhance observation and privacy control with key access, the square drive is ideal for applications such as mental and behavioural health environments, as well as high security buildings. “We made the decision to add the 8mm square drive key lock to our range in order...
Walking in their shoes
Architects, interior designers, care home operators and hospital managers can now put themselves in the shoes of people with dementia.
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Designing for recovery
How modern flooring solutions are helping to enhance mental health and dementia care settings.
Creating a centre of excellence
The Caudwell Children charity is behind the country’s first purpose-built independent autism support and research centre. It has been masterminded by it’s chief executive Trudi Beswick who tells us about her groundbreaking design approach.