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NHS facing financial deficit in 2015-16 as providers struggle

15/04/2014NHS facing financial deficit in 2015-16 as providers struggle

The NHS is facing a “looming” financial deficit in 2015-16 as it is expected that a number of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and trusts will overspend their budgets, the latest ... more >
GP Access Fund will benefit millions – Cameron

14/04/2014GP Access Fund will benefit millions – Cameron

More than seven million people in England could benefit from increased access to their GP services, through extended opening times and new consultation techniques, the Prime Minister has stated.&... more >
Healthcare changes in NHS must be ‘accelerated’ – Monitor

11/04/2014Healthcare changes in NHS must be ‘accelerated’ – Monitor

The pace of change in healthcare delivery to patients in England must be accelerated if the NHS is to realistically seize the opportunity to improve care, Monitor has said.  In its corp... more >
GP surgeries at risk of closure under ‘premises costs’ clause

15/04/2014GP surgeries at risk of closure under ‘premises costs’ clause

Many GP surgeries across the UK could be at r... more >
NHS facing financial deficit in 2015-16 as providers struggle

15/04/2014NHS facing financial deficit in 2015-16 as providers struggle

The NHS is facing a “looming” fin... more >
Staff participation key to delivering NHS IT strategy

15/04/2014Staff participation key to delivering NHS IT strategy

Frontline clinician and patient participation... more >
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Developing models of integrated care for chronic conditions

01 May 2014 09:00

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Fourth annual NHS leadership and management summit

21 May 2014 08:00

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Commissioning Quality Care for Long-Term Conditions

03 Jun 2014

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NHS Confederation annual conference 2014

04 Jun 2014

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Commissioning Quality Care for Long-Term Conditions

05 Jun 2014

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Older patients suffering in silence

09/04/2014Older patients suffering in silence

Nearly a quarter of older people don’t know where to go to complain about the NHS, despite using the service more often than people under 65, Julie Mellor, the parliamentary and health service ombudsman, has revealed.  She stated that almost 80% of all the investigations her dep... more >
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Pay, communication and harassment: NHS Staff Survey 2013

21/03/2014Pay, communication and harassment: NHS Staff Survey 2013

The latest NHS Staff Survey shows improvement... more >
Cutting complexity: a new vision for community services

21/03/2014Cutting complexity: a new vision for community services

NHE speaks to the King’s Fund’s Nig... more >
City-wide integration

21/03/2014City-wide integration

NHE talks to Professor Sir Ian Gilmore, former ... more >
From brainstorm to bedside: turning innovative ideas into NHS reality

21/03/2014From brainstorm to bedside: turning innovative ideas into NHS reality

Karen Livingstone heads up SBRI Healthcare, the... more >

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Why communication has become paramount to the success of connected health

21/03/2014Why communication has become paramount to the success of connected health

Brian O’Connor, chair of the European C... more >
Our patient journey becomes a reality

21/03/2014Our patient journey becomes a reality

Helen Sanderson and Tracey Bush discuss patie... more >

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21/03/2014Ready for the future

You’ll find lots of coverage from the Health and Care Innovation Expo 2014 spread around this edition of National Health Executive, beginning on page 24. It was a fascinating and worthwhile event, with valuable contributions made by speakers and participants from all levels of the NHS across a vast range of topics. It was hosted by NHS England, and the organisers tried hard to make events engaging and participatory, with a fair amount of success. Whether you were there or not... read more >

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The urgent eyecare pathway

The urgent eyecare pathway

Kamlesh Chauhan, president of the College of Optometrists, explains the need to set up a universal urgent community eyecare service across England and Northern Ireland. It’s Saturday afternoon, you scratched your eye while gardening ear... more > more last word articles >

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