Department of Health -
The Department of Health reviews its arm’s length bodies once every three years. This triennial review looks at NHSBT’s form, functions, governance and performance. This consultation closes on 10 September 2015.
Nuffield Trust -
The NHS is undertaking a range of initiatives that are introducing new ways of delivering care services to patients. It is becoming increasingly important for policy-makers and decision-makers to understand what works, why it works, and what impact these changes are having on cost and patient outcomes. This guide outlines ten steps towards retrospective matching to evaluate new health and care service models.
Ipsos Healthcare -
Health systems across Europe are facing challenges with an ageing population, enduring chronic health conditions and limited budgets. Digital health is often cited as the opportunity to help bridge the gap between optimum healthcare delivery and efficiency of service; however this cannot be achieved without healthcare professionals' input and support. In order to keep abreast of these developments and help our clients better tailor their offerings, Ipsos Healthcare has sought to uncover how doctors feel about digital health, and how they see its role developing in the future.
Professional Standards Authority -
This paper argues that regulation needs a radical overhaul if it is to support rather than stand in the way of the changes being proposed for health and care services. It also argues that regulation of professionals cannot be changed in isolation but must take account of the places in which they work. It calls for deregulation, less regulation and better regulation.