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ⓘ Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust is an NHS foundation trust that provides physical, mental health and social care for people of all ages across Oxfordshire, B ..




                                     

ⓘ Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust is an NHS foundation trust that provides physical, mental health and social care for people of all ages across Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Swindon, Wiltshire, Bath and North East Somerset. Its services are delivered at community bases, hospitals, clinics and peoples homes.

The trust has close links with the universities of Oxford Brookes, Nottingham, reading and bath. They are part of the Oxford academic health science center in close cooperation with colleagues from University to translate their discoveries as quickly as possible in medical care, enabling people using services to benefit from the latest advances in the field of health.

The trust created a scheme of street triage, where experts in the field of mental health in conjunction with police officers from 5 PM and 4: 30 in the morning every day so they can offer a consultation, to make an accurate risk assessment and assist the patient. He seeks to avoid through custody in a safe place and reduce the amount of time police spend on mental health cases.