Simplify Health's Mental Health Service Goes Live In Birmingham

As of 1 April 2016, Simplify Health are thrilled to announce that we are now live with mental health services across the country. In Birmingham, we are part of the innovative Forward Thinking Birmingham service for 0-25 year olds.

David Melbourne, Interim Chief Executive of Birmingham Children’s Hospital, lead partner of Forward Thinking Birmingham, said:

“… As Europe’s youngest city, we are incredibly proud that Birmingham is leading the way in transforming mental health services for children, young people and young adults. We have listened to what children, young people and young adults want and our services have been designed with them in mind, giving us the best possible chance to set young people on a path towards a healthier, happier and brighter future.”

Dr Emma Stanton, Chief Executive of Simplify Health, said:

“We are really excited to start work today on our first two contracts in the UK in Birmingham. This is the beginning of implementing our vision to help transform mental health care in the UK. The innovations we are bringing are: access centre; intensive case management; utilisation management; data analytics and an online service directory.”

To read the press release in full, click here.