A-Z of services

All of the community health services that this consultation covers are listed below in an A-Z list.

Every service has its own ‘service specification document’ which covers in detail what we expect each service will do.

There is also an overarching specification which includes The Draft Plan and everything within this specification applies to each of the services and you can find this at the bottom of this page

You can read the service specification documents.

Following the consultation the specification documents have been updated and are available on the Bristol CCG website from Tuesday 26th January

Final specification

0–19 years Public Health Nursing

Bristol and South Gloucestershire only

Health visiting and school nursing from 0-19 years of age.

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Specification for 0–19 years Public Health Nursing

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

Mental health service for children, young people and families, and specialist mental health services for Looked After Children:

  • In Bristol and South Gloucestershire: Specialist mental health services of the Youth Offending Team / Service, the Substance Misuse Service and the Troubled Families Family Intervention Team.
  • In Bristol only: The Be Safe service.
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Specification for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Children/Young People Looked After Nurses 

Bristol and South Gloucestershire only

For children and young people who are in the care of the local authority. The nurses undertake, promote and monitor health assessments and ensure that processes are in place for actions identified in the Health Care Plan.

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Specification for Children/Young People Looked After Nurses

Children’s Community Therapies

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

This service will help:

  • children and young people who need support with everyday tasks and activities (occupational therapy).
  • children with an injury, illness or disability by using movement and exercise, manual therapy, education and advice (physiotherapy).
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Specification for Children’s Community Therapies

Children’s GP with a Special Interest

Bristol and South Gloucestershire only

A GP with a special interest in paediatrics running clinics in a GP surgery.

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Specification for Children’s GP with a Special Interest

Community Nursing

Bristol, North Somerset, and South Gloucestershire

Nurses who help children and young people outside of hospital in the community.

This includes a service for those with life limiting and life threatening conditions.

This service will also provide a continence service for children and young people.

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Specification for Community Nursing

Counselling Service

Bristol and South Gloucestershire only

Counselling services for young people.

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Specification for Counselling Service

Family Nurse Partnership

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

These nurses provide a specialist service to first-time teenage mums.

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Specification for Family Nurse Partnership (FNP)

Learning Disabilities

Bristol North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

A specialist service for children and young people who have a moderate to severe learning disability with additional complex needs, including emotional wellbeing and mental health issues.

In addition for Bristol and South Gloucestershire there will be a service to support those with learning disabilities who have challenging behaviour.

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Specification for Learning Disabilities

Paediatrics in the Community

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

Community Paediatricians are specialist children's doctors who have particular expertise in developmental health.

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Specification for Paediatrics in the Community

School Immunisation Programme

Bristol and South Gloucestershire only

A team that visits schools and gives vaccinations to school aged children. This includes immunisation for HPV and Meningitis C.

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Specification for School Immunisation Programme: HPV

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Specification for School Immunisation Programme: Meningitis C

Speech and language therapies

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

Helping people with speech, language and communication needs. They can also help people with eating, drinking and swallowing difficulties.

This service will also provide communication aids which will enhance or replace speech for those with severe communications difficulties.

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Specification for Speech and Language Therapies

Young people’s substance misuse

Bristol and South Gloucestershire only

A service available to young people with problematic substance misuse.

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Specification for Substance Misuse Service

Youth Offending Team (Nursing)

Bristol

Health workers who make sure that the physical health needs of young offenders (and young people at risk of offending) are taken care of.

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Specification for Youth Offending Team (Nursing) Bristol

Overarching specification document

Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire

Remember to read the overarching specification document which includes a lot of detail about our plans.

 

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Overarching Children's Community Health Services Specification

Because the service specifications are not part of the draft plan we are not asking specific questions about them but you can comment on them if you want to.

And if you have any questions about any of the specification documents please get in touch

The draft plan