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'Dictatorial' Wirral CCG leadership upset GPs

HSJ - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 12:30
WORKFORCE: Leadership problems at the Wirral Clinical Commissioning Group are linked to a loss of confidence among general practitioners in the area, a member of the Mid-Mersey Local Medical Committee has claimed.
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Information governance framework - policies

NHS Evidence - health management - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 11:17

Health Education England (HEE) - 
This document brings together a range of guidance policies and procedures on the information governance framework.

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Ensuring access to working antimicrobials

NHS Evidence - health management - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 11:14

House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee - 
This report argues that it is essential that the government puts urgent measures in place to drastically reduce the unnecessary prescription of antibiotics. It also highlights the need for better education of medical students and greater focus on antimicrobial resistance during clinical career development.

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The CentreForum atlas of variation

NHS Evidence - health management - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 10:05

CentreForum - 
This mental health focused atlas of variation focuses on unwarranted – or preventable – variations in the mental health and wellbeing of England's population, exposing huge differences in people's circumstances and access to services. 

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HSJ Live 07.07.2014: Dean Royles to leave NHS Employers

HSJ - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 08:00
NHS Employers chief executive to take up new role at Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, plus the rest of today’s comment and news
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HSJ Live 07.07.2014: Call for 'national conversation' on NHS funding

HSJ - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 08:00
Nine leading health and care professionals call for debate on “scope, provision and funding of health and social care”, plus the rest of today’s comment and news
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Councils urged to toughen health scrutiny

HSJ - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 08:00
Local authorities have been urged to step up their scrutiny of NHS providers, as a survey revealed funding for such checks has dwindled.
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HSJ Live 07.07.2014: HSJ celebrates inspirational women in healthcare

HSJ - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 08:00
This week HSJ celebrates healthcare’s inspirational women – those driving transformational change within the NHS, both in clinical and non-clinical settings, plus the rest of today’s comment and news
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HSJ celebrates inspirational women in healthcare

HSJ - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 01:01
Showcasing the individuals and organisations driving transformational change in the NHS
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HSJ celebrates inspirational women in healthcare

HSJ Workforce - Mon, 07/07/2014 - 01:01
Showcasing the individuals and organisations driving transformational change in the NHS
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Better care fund bailout for acute trusts is agreed

HSJ - Sat, 05/07/2014 - 01:01
Better care fund cash will be used to compensate acute hospitals when local integration initiatives fail to reduce emergency admissions
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Heart specialists lobby for new aortic surgery pricing

HSJ - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 15:29
Specialist heart hospitals are lobbying Monitor to speed the introduction of new tariffs for aortic surgery, arguing the current national pricing is losing large sums on some complex procedures.
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Making our communities ready for ageing: a call to action

NHS Evidence - health management - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 14:54

International Longevity Centre -
This report takes a futures perspective on understanding the evidence about how communities need to adapt to an ageing society. It argues that policy makers must work to ensure that communities do more than cater for our basic needs. The report highlights the importance of supporting walking and cycling in old age as well as the need to ensure housing is adaptable to an ageing society.

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NHS England announces senior appointments

HSJ - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 14:02
NHS England has announced a slew of senior appointments to strengthen its work on the better care fund and its five year plan.
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NHS England announces senior appointments

HSJ Workforce - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 14:02
NHS England has announced a slew of senior appointments to strengthen its work on the better care fund and its five year plan.
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Commons' blog removed following A&E stats row

HSJ - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 13:54
The House of Commons Library has stepped back from a major row with Downing Street after heavily criticising David Cameron’s use of NHS statistics.
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Exclusive: Provider ordered to pay whistleblower £80k compensation

HSJ - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 13:29
A whistleblowing nurse has been awarded £80,000 by an employment tribunal that found she was unfairly dismissed after raising patient safety concerns
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Exclusive: Provider ordered to pay whistleblower £80k compensation

HSJ Workforce - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 13:29
A whistleblowing nurse has been awarded £80,000 by an employment tribunal that found she was unfairly dismissed after raising patient safety concerns
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Monitor 'must get better', says Hodge

HSJ - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 11:48
The regulator’s effectiveness has been brought into question by the public accounts committee
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A framework for personalised care and population health for nurses, midwives, health visitors and allied health professionals

NHS Evidence - health management - Fri, 04/07/2014 - 11:19

Public Health England -
This framework has been developed as a resource to support nurses, midwives, health visitors and allied health professionals’ access to best evidence and support them in delivery of their public health role. It is also a tool for clinical leaders, managers and commissioners to develop services which use the knowledge and skills of healthcare practitioners to deliver the best health outcomes for the populations they serve.

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