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The Core Cities Health Network Report

The attached document has been produced for commissioners by the Core Cities Health Network. Core Cities Health Report The Core Cities Health Network is a network of Chief Executives of Core Cities PCTs set up in 2008 to work in… Read more →The Core Cities Health Network Report

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£1m to support health and wellbeing boards

Nearly £1million has been made available to support the development of health and wellbeing boards. The funding was announced by Health Secretary Andrew Lansley today at the Local Government Association Conference. It will enable the Department of Health, alongside key… Read more →£1m to support health and wellbeing boards

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Case study: Sentinel Healthcare Community Interest Company

This case study shows how Sentinel Healthcare Community Interest Company in Plymouth are working with partner organisations to improve care for diabetes patients Continue reading

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Secretary of state speaking at the LG Group conference

Andrew Lansley will be speaking at the Local Government Group annual conference today at 11.15. You can watch his speech live here. His speech will be followed by a debate chaired by Alastair McLellan, Editor of HSJ, and including panelists Paul… Read more →Secretary of state speaking at the LG Group conference

Impact of Future Forum recommendations on local authorities

David Behan, Director General for Social Care, Local Government and Care Partnerships, has written to local authorities outlining how the Government’s response to the NHS Future Forum will affect them. He sets out the proposed changes for health and well… Read more →Impact of Future Forum recommendations on local authorities

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NHS Future Forum publishes recommendations to Government

The NHS Future Forum has published its recommendations to the Government on the modernisation of health and care. Set up as an independent group in order to ‘pause, listen and reflect’ on the Health and Social Care Bill, the Forum… Read more →NHS Future Forum publishes recommendations to Government

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BMA webchats with Future Forum leads

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NHS Future Forum chair Steve Field and his fellow forum leaders took part in a special live webchat on the British Medical Association website on Monday 16 May to listen to peoples views and ideas. Three chat rooms allowed people to… Read more →BMA webchats with Future Forum leads

Hoping for impact for local communities

John Sinnott

John Sinnott, Chief Executive of Leicestershire County Council – an early implementer of health and wellbeing boards – writes here in the first of a regular blog I’m involved in system change in two key ways. First, as Chief Executive… Read more →Hoping for impact for local communities

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Case study: Integrated Care Commissioning

This case study explores how Integrated Care Commissioning, a first-wave GP Pathfinder representing 26 practices in South Birmingham with a registered patient population of 155,000, has set up partnerships with local authority and third sector organisations to deliver new services… Read more →Case study: Integrated Care Commissioning

Local government and the future of social care

In this film David Behan, Director General for Social Care, sets out the vision for the future of social care and how he is working with local Government to create new health and wellbeing boards. You can read a summary… Read more →Local government and the future of social care

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