Tagged: substance misuse

Substance misuse services in adult prisons in England

As part of the Government’s October 2010 spending review, responsibility for the funding of non-clinical substance misuse services in contracted adult prisons in England transfered to NHS primary care trusts.  … Read more → – Substance misuse services in adult prisons in England

Chief Nursing Officer bulletin – October 2011

In this issue, read Christine Beasley’s voicepiece on the second phase of the NHS Future Forum, find out more about the now live NHS Commissioning Board Authority and get updated … Read more → – Chief Nursing Officer bulletin – October 2011

The week: issue 220

In this edition, read an update on the document Developing the NHS Commissioning Board, learn how to take part in a consultation to help make public services better and download … Read more → – The week: issue 220

Commissioning of substance misuse services from April 2013

A joint letter from Richard Bradshaw, the DH Director of Offender Health, and Rosanna O’Connor, the Director of Delivery for the National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse, has been published … Read more → – Commissioning of substance misuse services from April 2013

Commissioning young people’s substance misuse services in secure estate

A letter from Richard Bradshaw, Director for DH Offender Health, Ray Hill, Director of Secure Accommodation at Youth Justice Board, and Rosanna O’Connor, Director of Delivery, National Treatment Agency, provides an … Read more → – Commissioning young people’s substance misuse services in secure estate

The health-related harms of drugs

The health harms arising from licit and illicit substance use and misuse are wide-ranging and vary depending on the substance used and the pattern and context of their use, but it … Read more → – The health-related harms of drugs