New tool to give people with mental illness better care for their physical health – NHS England – 13 June 2014

Posted on June 17, 2014. Filed under: Health Status, Mental Health Psychi Psychol |

New tool to give people with mental illness better care for their physical health – NHS England – 13 June 2014

“The Lester Tool will help frontline staff make assessments of cardiac and metabolic health, helping to cut mortality for people with mental illnesses

NHS England today launches a vital new tool aimed at helping front line staff make key interventions and treatment for people with mental illnesses.

The Lester Tool is a summary poster to guide health workers to assess the cardiometabolic health of people experiencing psychosis and schizophrenia, enabling staff to deliver safe and effective care to improve the physical health of mentally ill people.”

… continues on the site

Lester UK adaptation of the Positive Cardiometabolic Health Resource (CMH-resource) – 2014 update

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