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Consultation on new safeguards to protect patients

A consultation on new measures to protect the services that patients need is launched today. The health special administration consultation sets out how safeguards to protect the services that patients need will be extended to NHS services provided by social … Read more → – Consultation on new safeguards to protect patients

The health and care system from April 2013

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This diagram gives an overview of the new health and care system from April 2013. It illustrates the statutory bodies that will make up the new system, oriented around people and communities and where they receive their local health and … Read more → – The health and care system from April 2013

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The health and care system in April 2013 [infographic]

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Update 17 September 2012: The graphic on this page has been developed and expanded – see updated graphic of health and care system from April 2013 The health and care system is changing in order to meet new challenges. New organisations, … Read more → – The health and care system in April 2013 [infographic]

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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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Why any change to the NHS is always opposed

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Health Minister Simon Burns on how the same arguments against change by a small and very vocal minority are to the detriment of a more meaningful conversation about the NHS Opposition to change is part of the NHS’s history. You … Read more → – Why any change to the NHS is always opposed

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