The NHS Mandate and its implications for mental health

The NHS Mandate and its implications for mental healthThe Mandate includes a number of important objectives to improve the support offered to people facing or living with mental ill health.

This briefing paper, published by the Centre for Mental Health, examines the implications of each section of the NHS Mandate for mental health.

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It outlines key actions for NHS England and clinical commissioning groups including expanding IAPT services, addressing access and waiting times for mental health care and commissioning integrated support for people with co-existing physical and mental health conditions.