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April 2017 - in this issue:
  • Vanguard – 2017
  • New MCP Management structure
  • Self-care – supporting people to live healthier lives
  • Digital solutions and tech update
  • 8 Pillars welcomed by many
  • Champion celebration for community advocates
  • Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) animation

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January/February 2017 - in this issue:
  • Further funding boost our chance to share the good work
  • MCP joint statement of intent
  • Provider Board new chair
  • Feedback sought from both staff and public
  • Organisations get together to help people help themselves
  • Being an ATB champion
  • Digital solutions update
  • New to the team: Catherine Roberts
  • New to the team: Paula Bailey
  • Performance
  • GP online

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November/December 2016 - in this issue:
  • Value proposition 2017/18
  • Change at the top
  • Ian Dodge visits All Together Better
  • Supporting ATB staff better
  • Digital solutions update
  • Public, Patient and Carer (PPC) engagement continues with pace
  • Enhanced Primary Care update
  • Sunderland CCG – joining GPs to consultants
  • Performance
  • Cuppa companionship at GP surgery
  • Blogspot – the observations of an explorer
  • New content on the ATB website

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September/October 2016 - in this issue:
  • ATB Staff Survey
  • Staff update roadshows
  • ATB Champs at the ready
  • Quality time
  • Enhanced Primary Care update
  • The Essence of Support
  • Blogspot: Moving Rita
  • New content on the ATB site
  • Helpful links

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August 2016 - in this issue:
  • Data dashboard helps identify change ‘at a glance’
  • Update in information sharing
  • ATB staff survey
  • A vital link is a proven success
  • Enhanced Primary Care update
  • Blogspot: Jon Quine, service delivery facilitator, ATB
  • Care for carers
  • New content on the ATB website

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June/July 2016 - in this issue:
  • Performance summary
  • Positive workshop on MDTs
  • A guide to risk stratification
  • EMIS web community goes live
  • More GP-led care delivered in the community
  • Market research gives benchmark of public view
  • New team members
  • Team scoop prestigious HSJ award
  • Personal perspective: Kerry McQuade
  • More support info to help spread the message

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April/May 2016 - in this issue:
  • Information sharing boosts healthcare in Sunderland
  • ‘Show and tell’ first sharing and learning visit
  • Patient, Public and Carer engagement success
  • Enhanced Primary Care update
  • New guide to multi-disciplinary working
  • Latest Echo coverage

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March/April 2016 - in this issue:
  • Care planning group
  • Vanguards of the North unite!
  • Sharing our success
  • Coalfields progress and improvements workshop
  • Enhanced Primary Care forges ahead
  • All Together Better patient, service-user and carer survey
  • New information for GPs, Health and Social care teams, care home staff and other frontline staff
  • Thank you and farewell
  • Useful guides and information

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February 2016 - in this issue:
  • Success noted on an important day for All Together Better
  • Community Integrated Teams progress review
  • Enhanced Primary Care progress update
  • Celebrating five months of participation
  • New Recovery at Home leaflet for patients, service-users and carers
  • Launch of regular coverage in the Echo
  • Important benchmarking research
  • Meet the team: Strong links in the CITs

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January 2016 - in this issue:
  • Online and live!
  • Age UK make great progress with PPE
  • New nurse team focuses on care homes
  • PPE Conference
  • Investing in our workforce
  • OPAL up and running
  • Multi-disciplinary teams make progress
  • Enhanced Primary Care identified key projects
  • Meet the team
  • Forward to our digital future

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November/December 2015 - in this issue:
  • Digital feature
  • My Home Life programme launch
  • Do you understand EHCP?
  • First MDT leads appointed
  • Showcasing the Sunderland Vanguard
  • Meet more of the PMO

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October 2015 - in this issue:
  • Project Updates
    • CIT progress
    • Recovery at Home up and running
    • Enhanced Primary Care progress
  • General Practice and its key role in the programme
    • Alliance leads on MDT development
    • General Practice Group
  • Information Governance and IT
    • Information sharing
  • Meet the Project Management team
  • Other News
  • Tell us what you think

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