Tagged: local authorities

Consultation on local authority health scrutiny

Proposals to update local accountability have been put forward as part of a consultation launched today on regulations governing local authority health scrutiny. The changes proposed in this consultation will … Read more → – Consultation on local authority health scrutiny

Statutory guidance for Trust Special Administrators appointed to NHS trusts published

Statutory guidance for Trust Special Administrators appointed to NHS trusts sets out the duties of Trust Special Administrators under Chapter 5A of the NHS Act 2006 (introduced by the Health … Read more → – Statutory guidance for Trust Special Administrators appointed to NHS trusts published

Expressions of interest to create academic health science networks sought

Expressions of interest are sought to create an academic health science network (AHSNs) . The goal of AHSN’s will be to improve patient and population health outcomes by translating research into practice and developing and implementing integrated health care systems. Read more → – Expressions of interest to create academic health science networks sought

Update on public health funding for local government

An update on public health funding for local government has been published by the Department of Health. The document, which is aimed at public health specialists, sets out current thinking … Read more → – Update on public health funding for local government

Public health transfer to local government – treatment of pensions

An update on the treatment of pensions in relation to the transfer of public health staff to local authorities is set out in a letter from Professor Dame Sally C … Read more → – Public health transfer to local government – treatment of pensions

Authorisation process for Clinical Commissioning Groups issued

A letter and a set of slides issued describe the authorisation process for clinical commissioning groups (CCGS) and have been sent to primary care cluster chief executives and local authority … Read more → – Authorisation process for Clinical Commissioning Groups issued

Death certification reforms update

Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has written to the Death Certification National Steering Group members to advise that the full implementation of the proposed new local medical examiner (ME) service has … Read more → – Death certification reforms update