Nurses have joined forces with bobbies on the beat to help people who are in need of mental health support get access to healthcare early on
In an effort to help the police with members of the public who may be suffering from mental health problems, nurses are providing back up to triage and plan care for such people.
Jennifer Mayhew is part of a team of four street triage nurses working with Cleveland police and is called in when there is a perceived need for immediate mental health support.
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Jenny Chou is the Research and Features Editor for primary care at Campden Health media, working on Nursing in Practice, Management in Practice and The Commissioning Review
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