This infographic uses analysis of recent data from the New Zealand Health Survey to better understand the physical health needs of people who experience mental health conditions.
People who experience serious mental illness (SMI), particularly schizophrenia, have significantly reduced life expectancy and a premature mortality rate two to three times higher than the general population.
Results from the 2015 Equally Well survey Taking our Pulse.
This resource outlines how the Equally Well collaborative can work together to improve the physical health of people who experience mental health/addiction issues.
A visual representation of the Equally Well programme of collaborative action.
This resource suggests ways to improve disabled people's health status.