Sign up USA
Proactive Investors - Run By Investors For Investors

Ultrasis to help East Midlands PCTs beat mild to moderate depression

Ultrasis plc (AIM:ULT) provider of interactive health care services announced that seven Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) in the East Midlands have contracted to provide ‘Beating the Blues’ (a computerised form of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) to all their patients with mild to moderate depression.The agreement is a significant breakthrough for Ultrasis, the two-year agreement has an...
no_picture_pai.jpg
Ultrasis plc (AIM:ULT) provider of interactive health care services announced that seven Primary Care Trusts (PCTs) in the East Midlands have contracted to provide ‘Beating the Blues’ (a computerised form of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) to all their patients with mild to moderate depression.

The agreement is a significant breakthrough for Ultrasis, the two-year agreement has an initial value of more than £450,000. It will enable the PCTs involved to be at least 25% compliant with the implementation requirements of The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).

Nigel Brabbins, Chief Executive of Ultrasis, said:

"In March 2007 Patricia Hewitt, then Health Secretary, promised to make ‘Beating the Blues’ available nationally to any patient who needs it. We are actively campaigning to encourage the recently appointed Secretary of State for Health, Alan Johnson, to implement the NICE guidance."

Shares in Ultrasis rose 21% to 1.08p on the news.


Register here to be notified of future ULT Company articles
View full ULT profile View Profile

Ultrasis Timeline

Related Articles

pregnant woman sitting in park
June 13 2017
The £225,000 order is from HuanZhong Biotech, Concepta’s partner in China
Cells
May 17 2017
Revenues are on the rise and the group’s efforts to bring in new business is delivering.
stem cell
June 12 2017
"With multiple value upside triggers ahead, including imminent maiden revenues from CellPlan, I very much look forward to the opportunities ahead" - CEO João Andrade
Copyright © Proactiveinvestors.com, 2017. All Rights Reserved - Proactive Investors North America Inc., Proactive Investors LLC

Market Indices, Commodities and Regulatory News Headlines copyright © Morningstar. Data delayed 15 minutes unless otherwise indicated. Terms of use