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NHS gets £500m tech boost to overcome ‘binary approach’ to care

20/07/2018NHS gets £500m tech boost to overcome ‘binary approach’ to care

The new health and social care secretary has outlined his plans for the future of the NHS, pledging almost half a billion pounds to the technology sector as part of a “transformation”... more >
New health secretary accepted £30k in donations from anti-NHS think tank

11/07/2018New health secretary accepted £30k in donations from anti-NHS think tank

The new health secretary Matt Hancock has allegedly accepted donations from the chairman of a think-tank that supports the privatisation of the NHS. Hancock, who was appointed by Theresa May... more >
Matt Hancock to become health secretary following cabinet reshuffle

10/07/2018Matt Hancock to become health secretary following cabinet reshuffle

Number 10 has announced that former digital minister Matt Hancock will become secretary of state for health and social care following Jeremy Hunt’s appointment to foreign secretary. Je... more >

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Alexa at forefront of Hancock’s plans for ‘digital transformation’ at NHS

20/07/2018Alexa at forefront of Hancock’s plans for ‘digital transformation’ at NHS

Patients will be able to diagnose symptoms through the use of their Alexa device in a landmark new partnership between the NHS and Amazon.  In a speech to staff members at West Suffolk ... more >
Hancock pledges to fix ‘heart-breaking’ low staff morale: ‘I will fight for you’

20/07/2018Hancock pledges to fix ‘heart-breaking’ low staff morale: ‘I will fight for you’

In his first-ever speech since taking up the top job, new health and social care secretary Matt Hancock – who replaces Jeremy Hunt after his massive six-year stint – set out plans to ... more >
NHS gets £500m tech boost to overcome ‘binary approach’ to care

20/07/2018NHS gets £500m tech boost to overcome ‘binary approach’ to care

The new health and social care secretary has outlined his plans for the future of the NHS, pledging almost half a billion pounds to the technology sector as part of a “transformation”... more >
MP leads calls for whistleblowing legislation to be changed: ‘We need a specific NHS law’

19/07/2018MP leads calls for whistleblowing legislation to be changed: ‘We need a specific NHS law’

A leading MP and doctor has told MPs that the current law used for whistleblowing is outdated and could potentially prevent whistleblowers from coming forward in the future. Speaking in the ... more >
Independent chair appointed to lead West Midlands STP

19/07/2018Independent chair appointed to lead West Midlands STP

The Black Country and West Birmingham STP has appointed Jonathan Fellows as its new independent chair. Fellows has been finance director for a number of large national businesses within the ... more >

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Personal Health Records: empowering people

18/07/2018Personal Health Records: empowering people

Stewart Fishman, product manager for Personal Health Records (PHRs) at NHS Digital, writes for NHE to discuss the empowering impact PHRs can have for patients. Imagine a future where people can easily choose from a range of secure, usable, online tools to access their care records. They c... more >
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Duncan Selbie: A step on the journey to population health

24/01/2018Duncan Selbie: A step on the journey to population health

The NHS plays a part in the country’s w... more >
Cutting through the fake news

22/11/2017Cutting through the fake news

In an era of so-called ‘fake news&rsquo... more >
Tackling infection prevention locally

04/10/2017Tackling infection prevention locally

Dr Emma Burnett, a lecturer and researcher in... more >
Scan4Safety: benefits across the whole supply chain

02/10/2017Scan4Safety: benefits across the whole supply chain

NHE interviews Gillian Fox, head of eProcurem... more >

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Personal Health Records: empowering people

18/07/2018Personal Health Records: empowering people

Stewart Fishman, product manager for Personal... more >
NHSI Lean programme: Making common sense common practice

18/07/2018NHSI Lean programme: Making common sense common practice

Common-sense changes – such as Vital Si... more >
As the NHS turns 70, it’s time to get serious about transformation

18/07/2018As the NHS turns 70, it’s time to get serious about transformation

Matthew Macnair-Smith, membership and policy ... more >
Paul Farmer: What next for mental health?

18/07/2018Paul Farmer: What next for mental health?

Paul Farmer, chief executive of Mind, was the... more >