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A short guide to health and wellbeing boards

What are health and wellbeing boards? Subject to parliamentary passage, health and wellbeing boards will be a forum for key leaders from the health and care system to work together to improve the health and wellbeing of their local population … Read more → – A short guide to health and wellbeing boards

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New start date and funding for local HealthWatch

Further details on the establishment of local HealthWatch bodies, including a new start date and extra funding, have been set out by Health Minister Andrew Lansley. Following feedback from local authorities and Local Involvement Networks, they now have until April … Read more → – New start date and funding for local HealthWatch

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Aiming for the new holy grail

John Wilderspin, National Director of Health and Wellbeing Board Implementation, looks at the challenge of achieving integrated working between the NHS and local government. Among all the arguments surrounding other key elements of the Health and Social Care Bill, progress … Read more → – Aiming for the new holy grail

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National learning sets for Health and Wellbeing Boards

There is still time for pathfinder clinical commissioning groups, as members of their local Health and Wellbeing Board, to sign up for a series of national learning sets. The sets will explore how clinical commissioning groups, councils and local communities … Read more → – National learning sets for Health and Wellbeing Boards

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National learning sets to accelerate development of health and wellbeing boards

The National Learning Network for Health and Wellbeing Boards is launching a series of learning sets designed to bring members of boards together to: provide expert support for the development of a shared leadership approach to maximise the effectiveness of … Read more → – National learning sets to accelerate development of health and wellbeing boards

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