GP Practices in NPT Upper Valleys
The Upper Valleys Network is one of three community network areas in Neath Port Talbot. There are four practices which operate in the Upper Valleys cluster area
Individual Cluster Plans and Reports
What we are working on?
What we have already done
Emerging Cluster allocation priorities 2016/17
Explore the possibility of primary care based physiotherapist.
Support training and development opportunities to increase workforce resilience and skill. Introduced medical triage to streamline and signpost patients to the most appropriate health professionals.
Implement a Pre-Diabetic Service that provides, monitoring, screening and lifestyle advice, to those at risk of developing diabetes.
The cluster network achieved a number of priorities during 2015/16 including:
Improved access to mental health and wellbeing services through provision of a local cluster counselling service.
Improved skills and knowledge with practice to deliver public health brief advice and intervention.
Introduced medical triage to streamline and signpost patients to the most appropriate health professionals.
Improved antimicrobial stewardship in conjunction with the Big Fight.
Future priorities for the Cluster