Plans for a new National Service Framework (NSF) to improve care and increase choice for patients with COPD conditions such as chronic bronchitis have been announced.
The Department of Health and NHS Connecting for Health are making good progress with the National Programme for IT in the NHS, says a report published today by the National Audit Office (NAO).
Plans to ensure children with kidney problems get the best possible treatment were announced today with the launch of the the National Service Framework for Renal Services: working for children and young people.
David Behan will lead and champion improvements in social care as the Department's new Director General for Social Care.
The new Social Enterprise Unit will encourage innovation in health and social care and pave the way for new patient led services.
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