The NHS is set to roll out mental health employment specialists across the country, as a new analysis of services shows that 2,300 patients have been helped into work in the last year.
NHS mental health job coaches help thousands of people into work.
Investment in improving employment prospects via health services like IPS can increase productivity and reduce demand for employment and disability support payments like Jobseeker’s Allowance and Employment Support Allowance.
NHS England. 12 of June.
The NHS really ought to get up to date about the Vale of Tears that is Universal Credit.
Not to mention the stress of work outlined in books like James Bloodworth’s Hired: Six Months Undercover in Low-Wage Britain.
This move is part of a broader picture.
It seems that with the Work and Health Programme (“The Work and Health Programme helps you find and keep a job if you’re out of…
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