This page highlights the importance of having professional roles that promote good physical health and prevention interventions for people with serious mental illness.
Actions to take
- Ensure there are clear roles, responsibilities and pathways in place to support the delivery of physical health care and promote good physical health.
- Implement efficient and sustainable systems with leadership from ‘board to floor’ to deliver health promotion and key preventative interventions for physical health risks.
- Develop cross-sector staffing models to deliver screening, monitoring and evidence based treatments.