More time to have your say on making the Nursery Milk Scheme more cost effective

The Department wants to maximise the opportunity for all interested parties to contribute to the Nursery Milk Scheme consultation, particularly all schools and nurseries across Great Britain. Therefore, and in … Read more → – More time to have your say on making the Nursery Milk Scheme more cost effective

Join in the conversation on how to strengthen the NHS Constitution

The NHS Future Forum, which is advising the Government on how the NHS Constitution might be strengthened, is talking about what the NHS Constitution means to them and are keen … Read more → – Join in the conversation on how to strengthen the NHS Constitution

Students starting secondary school urged to get to know their school nurse

Students starting secondary school this September are being encouraged to get to know their school nurse so they know where to go for help and advice when they need it. … Read more → – Students starting secondary school urged to get to know their school nurse

Second national cancer patient experience survey published

A report, based on the results of the second national cancer patient experience survey, provides insights into the level of care received by nearly 72,000 inpatient and day case cancer … Read more → – Second national cancer patient experience survey published

Commitments announced on preventing homelessness

A report setting out Government commitments to preventing homelessness is published today by the Ministerial Working Group on preventing and tackling homelessness. ‘Making Every Contact Count: A joint approach to … Read more → – Commitments announced on preventing homelessness

Consultations launched on sector regulation of health service

Two consultations that will help ensure that patients’ interests will be protected throughout the health service are launched today by the Department of Health. The consultations set out proposals for … Read more → – Consultations launched on sector regulation of health service

New online tool to search and compare local care providers

A new tool allowing users to search and compare any Care Quality Commission (CQC) registered home care, residential or nursing home provider is now available online at NHS Choices. The … Read more → – New online tool to search and compare local care providers

Commissioning toolkit for respiratory services published

The chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) commissioning toolkit is published for NHS commissioners and chief executives. It aims to make it easier to commission better outcomes for people with COPD by … Read more → – Commissioning toolkit for respiratory services published