Hampshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
H7. Mental Health and Wellbeing
1 January, 2013
Submitted: 18 April, 2013
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides all staff with access to an external Employee Assistance Programme.
In addition staff can self refer and refer via their Manager to obtain advice / support with the qualified Health4work
( formerly Occupational Health ) qualified Case Managers.
The following Policies provide advice to managers on how to support staff :
- Enhancing Staff Mental and Spiritual Wellbeing Policy
- Managing Health Attendance Policy
- Supporting Staff Involved in an Incident, Complaint or Claim
In addition to promoting links to health and wellbeing information on the intranet the following courses are offered within the Trust:
-Self Care: - launched May 12 and 3 courses have been delivered to date.
-Mental Health First Aid : - To be launched Dec 12 and plan to run 3 courses bi monthly and then review.