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St Andrew’s Healthcare welcomed more than 80 members of the public to attend a Mental Health Bootcamp on Tuesday 10 October to find out more about mental wellbeing in the workplace. Organised by St Andrew’s outpatient clinic – which offers assessments and treatments following a GP referral – the Mental Health Bootcamp gave attendees the…Learn more
In what other nursing job would you find yourself ushering sheep, ponies and goats down a corridor, or squeezing a bouncy castle through an internal door? But that’s all in a day’s work for a nurse manager in St Andrew’s Adolescent Pathway, and I wouldn’t have it any other way. I look after two wards caring…Learn more
St Andrew’s Healthcare were proud to support World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign which aimed to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia. At St Andrew’s Healthcare in Northampton, they care for around 65 people with complex dementia. Their patients are with them because they are presenting challenging behaviour, cognitive decline and limited or inappropriate…Learn more
Ged Rogers, Clinical Education Manager for St Andrew’s Healthcare, has been with the Charity for more than 30 years. Here he shares his thoughts on the current nursing shortage, and what St Andrew’s Healthcare is doing to attract the very best staff to work at the Charity… “I recently spoke to Stuart Linnell from BBC…Learn more
St Andrew’s Healthcare are proud to support World Alzheimer’s Month, an international campaign which aims to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that surrounds dementia. The word dementia describes a set of symptoms that may include memory loss, difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language, and often changes in mood, perception or behaviour. Alzheimer’s disease is the…Learn more
Amazing patient care, fast track career and variety of clinical pathways at St Andrew’s Healthcare Aisling Jeiter has been working at St Andrew’s Healthcare in Northampton since January 2016, when she relocated from Sligo in Ireland. She was recruited as a student nurse, after coming over for a visit and decided to relocate there when…Learn more
Our Physiotherapy team is a small, specialist, friendly and supportive team of 34 that works within a traditional Physiotherapy model, providing treatment to patients across the Care Pathways in use at St Andrew’s. We are working towards being a world class organisation and the physiotherapists provide specialist input and care within MSK, LD, ASD, CAMHS…Learn more
Our Neuropsychiatry Pathway offers unrivalled care, treatment and rehabilitation for adults and older adults with challenging behaviour and complex needs that is recognised for being at the forefront of innovative service developments, for its excellence in service delivery and rehabilitation practice, and for its ability to manage and reduce aggressive behaviour. Read MoreLearn more
We are looking for an innovative and dynamic HCPC Registered Forensic or Clinical psychologist to work in the female pathway, which currently includes two acute admission units, a treatment and recovery unit and an open unit. Read MoreLearn more
St Andrew’s has a growing Speech and Language Therapy department. The Secure Services Team for Speech and Language Therapy is a small centralised team that work across a variety of clinical pathways including ASD, LD and Working/Older Age Psychiatry. Read MoreLearn more