WY-FI Project nominated for a community award

Spectrum colleagues within the West Yorkshire: Finding Independence Project (WY-FI) are set to receive an award from West Yorkshire Police for their work to support the rehabilitation of offenders. Jamie Hayward, a Navigator for WY-FI Project in Wakefield, has been invited to the District Commander’s Awards Evening on 22nd November, led by Chief Superintendent Mabs […]

Spectrum shortlisted for the Nursing Times Awards

Spectrum Community Health has made the official shortlist for the Nursing Times Awards 2017, with five patient projects nominated for a national award! Spectrum teams are finalists in the following categories: Emergency and Critical Care Nursing in the Community Respiratory Nursing Managing Long-Term Conditions Celebrating hard work across a range of projects, this shortlisting is […]

Spectrum makes the shortlist for the Patient Safety Awards

It’s awards season for Spectrum – and we’re kicking off spring in style with three shortlisted entries for the Patient Safety Awards. Spectrum’s Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) team has been chosen as a finalist in the Learning Disabilities category for their innovative sex education programme, which supports students to develop a better understanding of […]

Spectrum attends the Wakefield District Frailty and Resilience Conference

Spectrum’s Alcohol Liaison Service (ALS) will join Age UK Wakefield District and other local healthcare partners at the Frailty and Resilience Conference on 16 March. Led by Age UK Wakefield District, this year’s Conference aims to encourage discussion of issues surrounding frailty, particularly the recognition of frailty as a long-term condition affecting people in later […]

Spectrums wins Primary Care contract for Fieldhead Hospital

Spectrum Community Health has been selected to continue as provider of South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s Primary Care service at Fieldhead Hospital (Wakefield) for the next three years. Spectrum has a small primary care team based within the secure units at the Hospital, and this fantastic news means the continuation of a very […]

Spectrum speaks! Nursing team are finalists at the 4th RCGP Health & Justice Summit

As well as Healthcare leads from Spectrum Community Health CIC presenting at the 4th RCGP Health & Justice Summit in November, our teams are also finalists for the Summit’s annual award. The Summit has been organised by the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP). Each year, the RCGP present an Award for the Best Clinical […]