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NHS Employers -
This case study details how Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is supporting their staff in revalidation using functionality within ESRs.
Midwives' voices, midwives realities: findings from a global consulation on providing quality midwifery care
World Health Organization (WHO) -
This report outlines the findings of the first global survey of midwifery personnel and it reveals that too often midwives report their efforts are constrained by unequal power relations within the health system. It highlights the need to provide midwives with professional support (including better working conditions); stronger education and regulatory environments; and stronger advocacy around midwifery.
Health Foundation -
This report analyses the demand and cost pressures facing the NHS in Wales up to 2019/20 and in the decade beyond. It finds that the NHS in Wales must deliver at least £700m of efficiency savings to close the projected funding gap by 2019/20. The report outlines the immediate and sustained actions that will be needed to both address the urgent funding pressures and to secure the long-term future of the service.
Care Quality Commission (CQC) -
This annual assessment of the quality of health and adult social care in England has found that most health and adult social care services in England are providing people with safe, high quality and compassionate care - but with pressures rising on demand, access and cost, this report raises concerns about how long this can last. The report also highlights the impact of the fragility of the adult social care market on those who rely on these services and on the performance of NHS care.
Delivering high quality, effective, compassionate care: developing the right people with the right skills and right values
Department of Health (DH) -
This mandate outlines the government's objectives for Health Education England to provide health care education and training for 2016-2017. The document reflects strategic objectives around workforce planning, health education and training and development. The mandate looks at how the healthcare workforce can be developed to improve care for patients through education and training.