Bristol Health Partners is a collaboration between the city's health institutions, local government and universities. The 2015-16 annual review highlights the milestones and achievements of this strategic partnership, which works to improve the health of people living in Bristol, and the services on which they rely.

Highlights from the annual review

Timeline: milestones in 2015-16

Explore the timeline from April 2015 to March 2016, which showcases some of the key moments in the year for Bristol Health Partners.

Bristol Health and Care Awards

The Bristol Post’s first ever Health and Care Awards, organised in partnership with Bristol Health Partners, honoured Bristol’s most hardworking and talented health workers.

Highlights from the partners

2015-16 saw the opening of the Bristol Brain Centre, bringing Bristol’s considerable strengths in neurological disorders together under one roof, and a new personalised assisted living facility at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory.

Our finances

Information on our income and spend during 2015-16.

Our Health Integration Teams

Health Integration Teams (HITs) are cross-organisational, inter-disciplinary groups of health professionals, academics, patients and the public that look at particular health issues or conditions. These pioneering teams are started by passionate experts in their field, and accredited by our Executive. We now have 20, with six others in the pipeline. Some of our HIT Directors give an update on what they’ve achieved this year.

Improving Perinatal Mental Health HIT review for 2015-16

Improving Perinatal Mental Health HIT review for 2015-16

 

Dr Jonathan Evans and Inge Shepherd, Directors of the Improving Perinatal Mental Health Health Integration Team (IMPROVE HIT), give an update on progress in 2014-15.

Avoiding Hospital Admissions HIT review for 2015-16

Avoiding Hospital Admissions HIT review for 2015-16

 

Professor Sarah Purdy and Dr Peter Goyder, Directors of the Integration to Avoid Hospital Admissions Health Integration Team (ITHAcA HIT), gives an update on the HIT's activities in 2015-16.

2015-16 review of Sexual Health Improvement for Population and Patients HIT

2015-16 review of Sexual Health Improvement for Population and Patients HIT

 

Professor John Macleod looks back over the work of the Sexual Health Improvement for Population and Patients Health Integration Team during 2015-16.

Review of 2015-16: Child Injury Health Integration Team

Review of 2015-16: Child Injury Health Integration Team

 

Dr Julie Mytton, Director of the Child Injury Health Integration Team (CIPIC HIT) gives an update of the HIT's activities in 2015-16.

Psychosis Health Integration Team review of 2015-16

Psychosis Health Integration Team review of 2015-16

 

Psychosis Health Integration Team (HIT) Directors Dr Sarah Sullivan, Dr Simon Downer and Dr Martin Jones give an update on what they've achieved since being endorsed by the Bristol Health Partners Executive in October 2015.

Chronic Kidney Disease HIT successes in 2015-16

Chronic Kidney Disease HIT successes in 2015-16

 

Dr Udaya Udayaraj gives an update on the work of the Chronic Kidney Disease Health Integration Team over the last year.

What the Integrated Pain Management HIT has achieved in 2015-16

What the Integrated Pain Management HIT has achieved in 2015-16

 

Professor David Wynick gives an update on the work of the Integrated Pain Management Health Integration Team during 2015-16.

SHINE HIT 2015-16 review

SHINE HIT 2015-16 review

 

Dr Suzanne Audrey, Dr Adrian Davis and Marcus Grant, the Directors of the Supporting Healthy Inclusive Neighbourhood Environments Health Integration Team, give a round up of what happened in 2015-16.

Respiratory Infections HIT review of 2015-16

Respiratory Infections HIT review of 2015-16

 

An update on the work of the Respiratory Infections Health Integration Team during 2015-16 from Professor Alastair Hay.

Achievements of the Active Older People HIT in 2015-16

Achievements of the Active Older People HIT in 2015-16

 

Professor Selena Gray and Dr Afroditi Stathi, Directors of the Active Older People Health Integration Team (APPHLE HIT) give an update on their work in 2015-16.

Bristol Bones and Joints review of the year: 2015-16

Bristol Bones and Joints review of the year: 2015-16

 

Directors Dr Emma Clark, Professor Ashley Blom and Professor Sarah Hewlett give an update on the 2014-15 activity of the Bristol Bones and Joints Health Integration Team (HIT).

Psychological Therapies in Primary Care HIT review of 2015-16

Psychological Therapies in Primary Care HIT review of 2015-16

 

Dr Nicola Wiles and Dr David Kessler, Directors of the Psychological Therapies in Primary Care Health Integration Team (InPsyTe HIT), give an update on the HIT's work in 2015-16.

Parkinson's and Other Movement Disorders HIT review of 2015-16

Parkinson's and Other Movement Disorders HIT review of 2015-16

 

Dr Alan Whone, Director of the Parkinson's and Other Movement Disorders Health Integration Team (MOVE HIT), gives an update on the HIT's progress in 2015-16.

Retinal Outreach, Integration and Research HIT achieves its objectives

Retinal Outreach, Integration and Research HIT achieves its objectives

 

The Retinal Outreach, Integration and Research Health Integration Team (RENOIR HIT) which started in December 2012, has achieved the objectives it set out at its inception.

Dementia HIT success in 2015-16

Dementia HIT success in 2015-16

 

Dr Liz Coulthard, Director of the Dementia Health Integration Team (HIT), reflects on the team's work and successes in 2015-16.

Bristol Immunisation Group review of 2015-16

Bristol Immunisation Group review of 2015-16

 

Professor Adam Finn, Dr Julie Yates and Dr Marion Roderick, Directors of the Bristol Immunisation Group Health Integration Team (HIT) give an update on the HIT's progress in 2015-16.

2015-16 review of the Early Years Health and Wellbeing HIT

2015-16 review of the Early Years Health and Wellbeing HIT

 

Dr Patricia Lucas and Dr Jo Williams, Directors of the Early Years Health and Wellbeing Health Integration Team (BoNEE HIT), give an update on the HIT's progress in 2015-16.

Improving Care in Self-Harm HIT review of 2015-16

Improving Care in Self-Harm HIT review of 2015-16

 

​Salena Williams, Director of the Improving Care in Self-Harm Health Integration Team (STITCH HIT) gives an update on the HIT's activities in 2015-16.

Milestones in 2015-16

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The year in numbers

Research income for the partner organisations is £180m
The partners employ 39,000 people
The partners' turnover is £4.3 billion
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