News archive August 2020
Reducing pressure on the London Ambulance Service at this time
We know the festive period can be difficult for people. If you are struggling or need support and don't have physical health problems, please think before phoning for an ambulance. You can call our mental health crisis line anytime 24/7 to get help and advice on 0800 151 0023.
03 August 2020
2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife – a chance for us to shine the light on some of the amazing nurses who make up our diverse workforce.
Here Thomas Dowle, Interim Deputy Head of Nursing in Enfield Community Services tells us what he enjoys about his job.
06 August 2020
We held an event on 5 August to mark the completion of our new state of the art mental health inpatient building, Blossom Court, at St Ann’s Hospital in Tottenham.
Our School Aged Immunisation Team continues to provide the service to ensure young people receive vaccinations during the Coronavirus pandemic
07 August 2020
Our immunisation nurses in Enfield are enjoying working in a range of new spaces this summer.
10 August 2020
Sue was taking a break from nursing and not planning to return when she answered a national call to help with the pandemic.
Now working in BEH she says: “There was never any question about returning to help as I love the NHS so much. I have been supported by really wonderful people who give 100% to the care of their patients.”
11 August 2020
At BEH, we are continually looking at ways to improve our services through ongoing review and improvements in the way we work.
We have recently launched Internal Professional Standards for the Acute Mental Health Pathway to make sure we provide consistent and timely high quality care for all service users and avoid out of area placements for those who need hospital admission.
18 August 2020
To ensure that the new NCEL CAMHS Collaborative is distinctive and identifiable across the whole region, the Collaborative has launched a competition for service users, carers and other experts by experience to design a logo.
Blossom Court, our new mental health inpatient building at St Ann’s Hospital in Haringey - Watch the new film
25 August 2020
We are delighted that Blossom Court, our new state-of-the art mental health inpatient building at St Ann’s Hospital is now open.
Watch this video to see inside the new building and to hear what our staff and service users think about the new facilities.
25 August 2020
Ben Marks was working for a healthcare consultancy and technology company when he responded to the call for healthcare staff to return to the NHS to help during the pandemic. He joined the BEH Pharmacy Team and says “I am planning to stay as long as I am wanted and can be useful. The culture and people at BEH are fantastic!”