This service is transferring to a new provider
Important service announcement
From 1 September 2019 a new provider will be delivering the Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service in Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire (BNSSG).
Vita Health will be running the service from 1 September 2019. Vita Health is an award-winning specialist provider of Mental and Physical Health Services. Their aim is to provide accessible, transparent, high quality care, and engagement with the community is at its core.
For more information about the organisation and the services provides, please visit their website: Vita Health Group.
Or the CCG website: BNSSG CCG.
For those currently accessing IAPT services
Vita Health is working with current IAPT providers, service users and voluntary sector organisations within the BNSSG area to make sure that the service continues to meet your needs.
We would like to reassure you that the care you are receiving will continue with as minimal disruption as possible. You will receive more information about these changes in due course.
As part of the transfer, from 1 September 2019 Vita Health will have access to your personal information held on our medical record. They will also have the right to request access to your previous episodes of care so they know your history. Your data will not be shared by us with anyone other than the new service provider.
This only applies to those currently accessing an IAPT service, if you have been seen by the service and have already been discharged, your information will not be passed to Vita Health.