PCN Network: Important people access primary care in way which suits them

10.07.20: Following the release of the findings from the latest GP Patient Survey, NHS Confederation’s PCN Network have stressed the importance of ensuring patients can access primary care offerings in a way which suits their individual needs. ...

NHS Test and Trace data shows 97.5% of tests returned the next day

10.07.20: As NHS Test and Trace have published the statistics for the fifth week of the service operating, demonstrating that 97.5% of in-person coronavirus tests were returned the day after the test was taken. The dataset for the week of June 2...

NHS SBS framework launched to help safe return of employees

09.07.20: A new procurement framework has been launched by NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) to help facilitate the safe return of NHS and other public sector workers, assisting organisations in accessing technology which supports social distancing i...

CQC carrying out rapid reviews to prepare for future pressures

09.07.20: In an effort to help health and social care service providers best learn from the experience of responding to coronavirus around the UK, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) is carrying out a series of rapid reviews into how providers are working c...

Three steps to accelerate the value of data in the NHS

09.07.20: Adam Mayer, Senior Manager at Qlik It’s no secret that the NHS has been under huge pressure over the last few months. The pandemic has also made us more acutely aware of the immense strain on the health service from long-term cha...