Careers Care
Thought Leadership
Ruairi Crossan

The Importance of Connected Care for Carers

The care sector looks set to be one of the biggest employers in the UK in the next decade. The number of people who are estimated to be working in adult social care has already surpassed the number of people working in the NHS to a huge 1.67 million people.

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Thought Leadership
Ruairi Crossan

Social Prescribing: why the time is now to commit to digital

As we celebrate Social Prescribing Day on Thursday March 10th, there seems no better time to reflect on how beneficial community groups and support can be for so many individuals. Today should be about celebrating the community and voluntary sector’s role in helping to improve the health and wellbeing of

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childrens mental health week
Health
Ruairi Crossan

Joining the dots: How to Tackle Children’s Mental Health

Mental health is a big issue for young people and will only continue to escalate if the right support isn’t put in place. In July 2020, one in six people aged 5-16 were identified as having a probable mental health problem – a huge increase from one in nine in

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iso 27001
Elemental Announcements
Ruairi Crossan

Elemental is proud to announce that we have recently achieved ISO 27001 certification

Elemental has achieved ISO 27001 certification, the international standard that lays out the specifications for implementing an information security management system (ISMS).  The certification has been granted following an audit from the Centre for Assessment to confirm that the requirements for registration were met for “the design, integration, maintenance and

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Events
Stephen Lynch

IGPP Virtual Event: Social Prescribing: Advancing Community-Centered Healthcare: Elemental’s Top 5 Takeaways

IGPP hosted the Social Prescribing: Advanced Community-Centred Healthcare virtual event on Wednesday 19th January 2022 to showcase and highlight the multiple facets of social prescribing and the different dimensions regarding the term. Among those in the audience included senior government officials, NHS and executive agency representatives, local government, patient and

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General
Aine Thompson

2021 Round-Up

As 2021 draws to a close, we take a look back at an extremely impactful year for Elemental, our customers, and the social prescribing movement. We share with you how our team has continued to help health care professionals make and manage referrals, stabilise services, and support social prescribing link

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pcn
Health
Aine Thompson

Elemental responds to Primary Care Networks facing retention issues

Areas of need throughout localities and regions where there are health inequalities are greater now than ever before, and because of this there is a growing concern that social determinants of health are impacting those with health and wellbeing concerns.   Under the Primary Care Network DES, networks have expanded

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General
Victoria Owens

Support your surgery to engage in social prescribing

In today’s blog, Elemental’s Relationship Manager, Victoria Owens shares her views on how to support surgeries to engage in social prescribing and discusses how Elemental’s digital platform can enhance best practice and enable the social prescribing concept to be an integral part of healthcare strategies.  A recent campaign launched by

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