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Call for NHS strikes over pay is ‘no surprise’ – NHS Employers

16/04/2014Call for NHS strikes over pay is ‘no surprise’ – NHS Employers

The NHS Employers organisation has called for “meaningful” discussions after a resounding vote in favour of a ballot on industrial action by Unison healthcare members outraged at the ... more >
Government demands end to police cell use in mental health cases

16/04/2014Government demands end to police cell use in mental health cases

More than a third of people detained by police under the Mental Health Act’s ‘place of safety’ rules last year ended up in a police cell because there were not enough staff or b... 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” 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 >
Call for NHS strikes over pay is ‘no surprise’ – NHS Employers

16/04/2014Call for NHS strikes over pay is ‘no surprise’ – NHS Employers

The NHS Employers organisation has called for... more >
Quality should not be compromised during NHS transformation

16/04/2014Quality should not be compromised during NHS transformation

Looking at quality and costs together, rather... more >
Government demands end to police cell use in mental health cases

16/04/2014Government demands end to police cell use in mental health cases

More than a third of people detained by polic... more >
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Developing models of integrated care for chronic conditions

01 May 2014 09:00

One-day conference at The King’s Fund! ...

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Fourth annual NHS leadership and management summit

21 May 2014 08:00

One-day summit at The King’s Fund! ...

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Commissioning Quality Care for Long-Term Conditions

03 Jun 2014

Does your role involve the commissioning of s...

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NHS Confederation annual conference 2014

04 Jun 2014

“The Confed conference has a very importa...

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Commissioning Quality Care for Long-Term Conditions

05 Jun 2014

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Places of safety

16/04/2014Places of safety

 It is clearly unacceptable that so many people suffering a mental health crisis, particularly children and teenagers, end up in police custody and not a healthcare setting. The government has made moves to combat this, but strong words and a new map of appropriate ‘places of sa... more >
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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 >
My body, my data

21/03/2014My body, my data

NHE talks to Patients Know Best founder and C... 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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