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More UK doctors coming from Europe

HSJ Workforce - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 13:11
More doctors are coming from Europe to work in the UK than ever, according to a report by the General Medical Council.
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Specialised commissioning plan 'shifts risk to providers'

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 12:26
A plan by NHS England to clamp down on growth in spending on specialised services during 2015-16 will shift financial risk onto providers, potentially pushing even more acute trusts into deficit.
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GMC records sharp rise in doctors from EU

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 12:04
More doctors are coming from Europe to work in the UK than ever, according to a report by the General Medical Council.
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GMC records sharp rise in doctors from EU

HSJ Workforce - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 12:04
More doctors are coming from Europe to work in the UK than ever, according to a report by the General Medical Council.
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'Dilnot style' commission on ageing society proposed

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 12:00
The Liberal Democrats have proposed to set up a ‘Dilnot style’ cross-party commission on how the NHS can meet the needs of an ageing society.
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NHS hospitals under pressure: trends in acute activity up to 2022

NHS Evidence - health management - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 11:49

Nuffield Trust -
This analysis looks at trends in admissions and bed use over the last few years, and uses population projections to explore the likely pressures on hospitals in the future.

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Lib Dems call for 'equality of funding' for mental health

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 11:47
The Liberal Democrats have adopted a policy of moving to ‘equality of funding’ for mental health services – a pledge that, if enacted, would move around £13bn of funding into mental health from the acute sector.
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Patients united - heard and valued

NHS Evidence - health management - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 11:36

Millar Adamson Craig -
This position paper offers advice on how to set up a patient participation group to make patient engagement work for a CCG. It draws on recent work in Lambeth.

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The state of medical education and practice in the UK 2014

NHS Evidence - health management - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 11:17

General Medical Council -
The findings of this report show significant increases in the number of women becoming surgeons and specialists in emergency medicine. At the same time, the profession as a whole will soon have equal numbers of men and women doctors – already women account for 44% of all registered doctors and more than half of medical students are female. There has also been a shift in the pattern of doctors from overseas coming to work here. In the past, the largest source of overseas-trained doctors was south Asia, but recently there has been a sharp rise in doctors coming to work here from southern Europe.

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Achieving better access to mental health services by 2020

NHS Evidence - health management - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 11:08

Department of Health -
This report shows what action the government is taking to provide better access to care in mental health services within the next year, including national waiting time standards for the first time. It also sets out its vision for further progress by 2020.

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HSJ Live 08.10.2014: Specialised commissioning plan 'shifts risk to providers'

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 08:00
A plan by NHS England to clamp down on growth in spending on specialised services during 2015-16 will shift financial risk onto providers, according to senior health chiefs, plus the rest of today’s news and comment.
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HSJ Live 08.10.2014: HSJ Webinar on the CQC's inspection regime starts at 12.30pm

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 08:00
Watch Sir Mike Richards and an expert panel discuss the challenges facing the CQC inspection regime in our webinar at 12.30pm today, plus the rest of today’s news and comment.
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HSJ Live 08.10.2014: 'Mental health is our top priority' - Nick Clegg writes for HSJ

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 08:00
The Liberal Democrats in the next government would invest to achieve equal standards in mental health services, writes deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, plus the rest of today’s news and comment.
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HSJ Live 08.10.2014: Chief quality officers are essential for a brighter NHS future

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 08:00
Nick Black on the need for chief quality officers, plus the rest of today’s news and comment.
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Lib Dems reveal mental health funding boost and waiting targets

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 01:01
Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg will today announce £120m investment in mental health services and the introduction of waiting time targets for the sector.
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Clegg wants £500m mental health investment

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 01:01
The Liberal Democrats would seek to invest an additional £500m a year in mental health services if they formed part of another government, HSJ can reveal.
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Exclusive: Clegg wants £500m mental health investment

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 01:01
The Liberal Democrats would seek to invest an additional £500m a year in mental health services if they formed part of another government, HSJ can reveal.
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Clegg reveals mental health funding boost and waiting targets

HSJ - Wed, 08/10/2014 - 01:01
Deputy prime minister Nick Clegg will today announce £120m investment in mental health services and the introduction of waiting time targets for the sector.
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Health and wellbeing board briefings

NHS Evidence - health management - Tue, 07/10/2014 - 16:18

Diabetes UK - 
These four briefings are for health and wellbeing board members and set out what health and wellbeing boards can do to prevent diabetes and improve the lives of people living with the condition. The briefings provide an overview of prevalence and impact of diabetes; how diabetes should be addressed in JSNAs; what health and wellbeing boards can do to improve prevention; and what health and wellbeing boards can do to promote integrated diabetes care.

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Trust bosses apologise for personal comments in ‘whistleblower’ meeting

HSJ - Tue, 07/10/2014 - 14:12
The chief executive and HR director of a mental health trust have apologised for making unguarded personal comments about a senior manager and her union representative
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