NHS England has asked NHS organisations to work together on
improvement plans for their area, called Sustainability and
Transformation Plans (STPs) to tackle three challenges:
Our draft plan is one of 44 such plans being developed
across the country, and it identifies four priority areas:
Over the next few months, more work will be done on our plan
within NHS organisations, and working with local councils and other
partners, such as the voluntary sector.
A summary of the plan is available HERE
The full draft STP submission made to NHS England available HERE is a
technical document containing a high level of detail service by
'Every aspect of my emergency care was dealt with quickly,
efficiently and professionally with full explanations and
compassion from all staff involved'.
Patient, Emergency Department, Darlington Memorial Hospital