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Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) - Wider Devon

Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs) are five-year strategic plans covering all aspects of NHS spending in England. The scope of STPs is broad and covers:

  • improving quality and developing new models of care
  • improving health and wellbeing
  • improving efficiency of services

Torbay is a part of the Wider Devon STP. The Wider Devon STP, includes three local authorities (Torbay; Devon; Plymouth) and two clinical commissioning group areas (South Devon & Torbay; Northern, Eastern and Western Devon).

The STP takes a place-based approach which links health, education, housing and employment to economic and social wellbeing for our communities through joint working of statutory partners and the voluntary and charitable sectors.

The 7 Wider Devon STP Priorities are:

  1. Prevention & early intervention
  2. Integrated care model
  3. Primary care
  4. Mental health
  5. Acute Hospital and specialised services
  6. Productivity
  7. Children, young people and families