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ⓘ Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust runs mental health services in the English county of Somerset. The Trust was formed in 2008, taking over the role from ..




                                     

ⓘ Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust runs mental health services in the English county of Somerset. The Trust was formed in 2008, taking over the role from the Somerset Partnership NHS and Social Care Trust which had been operating since 1999. It plans to merge with Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust in 2020.

The trust, established from the institution that created the Bridgewater infirmary in the nineteenth century. Edward Colgan, chief Executive, said in a tribute to William Baker and John Bowen heroes of the cholera epidemic of 1849 in September 2013.

The trust is involved in an important court case in KL Somerset partnership trust National health service UK UT-233 AAS), which clarifies the law on resolution on outpatient treatment in accordance with the Law On mental health, 2007. He was one of the first to start on the NHS friends and family test in August 2013.

In Crewkerne hospital League of friends raised £140.000 to pay for improvements in the confidence of the community hospital in Crewkerne in August 2013. £4.2 million in refurbishments to the community in chard was agreed in April 2013.

The trust consider the development of any qualified provider of services as an opportunity, not a threat. He was also a key figure in the attempt trusts in the South West of England to undermine the national system for the NHS wage negotiations.

In March 2015, the trust seized the Isle of Wight services to community dentists.