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Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) -
This report calls for a reform of citizenship rules to avoid harm to the British economy and workforce following Brexit. Home Office figures show a rise of 14 per cent in EU nationals applying for British citizenship in the past year, reflecting the uncertainty of the result of the referendum. The report notes that one in ten doctors is from the EU and that this uncertainty would have implications for the NHS workforce and on service provision.
NHS England -
This guide is designed to help CCGs deliver their statutory duties by highlighting the actions they need to take to make choice work for the populations that they serve. CCGs are encouraged to focus specifically on choice of provider and team for first outpatient appointments and choice of a suitable alternative provider if patients are not able to access certain services within the waiting time standards. The guide sets out a number of enablers for patient choice and the actions that can be taken to deliver each of these.
Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) -
This report highlights the impact of passive commuting (via rail, bus or car) on the public's health and wellbeing. The report outlines how longer commute times are associated with increased stress, higher blood pressure and BMI and contributes to reduced time available for health promoting activities such as cooking, exercise and sleeping. The report calls for a greater adoption of flexible and remote working and greater restrictions on unhealthy food and drinks outlets in stations.
Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) -
This guide is intended to support clinicians who are responsible for leading clinical audit in clinical services and at senior levels in healthcare organisations. This is an update to the previous guide for clinical audit leads which was published by HQIP in 2011.
NHS England -
This guidance is aimed at commissioners and providers in order to support effective management of demand for NHS services. It provides an overview of regional benchmarking of demand in England alongside a summary of actions and initiatives that can be taken to manage demand on a sustainable basis.