Be Clear on Cancer – briefing sheets for health professionals

Be Clear on Cancer is entering its third year of activity and Professor Sir Mike Richards, National Cancer Director, wrote to colleagues in the NHS in December to update them on awareness campaigns planned for 2013. The Department, working with … Read more → – Be Clear on Cancer – briefing sheets for health professionals

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Consultation on commissioning policies for specialised services

The NHS Commissioning Board is consulting on a range of service specifications and clinical commissioning policies for specialised services. ¬†They have been developed by specialised clinicians, expert patients and public health representatives to describe core and developmental service standards. The … Read more → – Consultation on commissioning policies for specialised services

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Everyone counts: planning for patients 2013/14

The NHS Commissioning Board (NHS CB) has pledged to drive a revolution for patients, offering the public more information about quality of care and giving them greater control of their health. Publishing its planning guidance for 2013/14, the NHS CB … Read more → – Everyone counts: planning for patients 2013/14

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Communications strategy agreed for potential flu pandemic

The Department of Health has published a communications strategy to assist in planning its response to a potential flu pandemic. This is a companion document to the UK Influenza Pandemic Preparedness Strategy, published in November, and the Health and Social … Read more → – Communications strategy agreed for potential flu pandemic

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New video highlights positive impact of clinical academics

A new video which highlights the positive impact of training clinical academics on patient experience and for the NHS is now available on the NHS Careers website. The video features three clinicians, two nurses and an AHP, talking about their … Read more → – New video highlights positive impact of clinical academics

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