Sir Keith Pearson confirmed as Chair of Health Education England

Sir Keith Pearson has today been confirmed as Chair of Health Education England (HEE). Sir Keith, currently Chair of the NHS Confederation, will head up Health Education England, the organisation that will provide national leadership to the new system of … Read more → – Sir Keith Pearson confirmed as Chair of Health Education England

Deadline extended for comments on children and young people’s health outcomes

The deadline for submitting views on how to improve the health of children and young people has been extended to 31 May. This follows the large amount of feedback and comments that the Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum … Read more → – Deadline extended for comments on children and young people’s health outcomes

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CCG authorisation: final draft guide published

The draft guide for clinical commissioning groups applying for authorisation has been published following its formal ratification at the Board meeting of the NHS Commissioning Board Authority (NHS CBA) on 13 April 2012. Clinical commissioning group authorisation: Draft guide for … Read more → – CCG authorisation: final draft guide published

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Health Secretary sets out objectives for NHS Commissioning Board Authority

Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has set out the Government’s strategic objectives for the NHS Commissioning Board Authority and the basis against which the Authority will be held to account. The Department of Health will hold the Authority to account for … Read more → – Health Secretary sets out objectives for NHS Commissioning Board Authority

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Improving quality while saving money: is it really possible?

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Health Minister Simon Burns explains how better care and listening to patients can result in the NHS having to spend less money Later today, I will be speaking at the NHS Institute’s Patient Feedback Challenge event. The Challenge is setting … Read more → – Improving quality while saving money: is it really possible?

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