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NHS Centre for Professional Workforce Development launched

Healthcare science has come together with AHPs and Pharmacy colleagues in the North West to form the NHS Centre for Professional Workforce Development (CPWD).  The CPWD will provide a single point of access to 30,000 healthcare staff across the 60 … Read more → – NHS Centre for Professional Workforce Development launched

DH sets out case for national Proton Beam therapy service

The Department of Health has set out its outline plans for the provision of a national Proton Beam therapy service – a specialist form of radiotherapy that is estimated would benefit 1500 patients a year across England. The report recommends … Read more → – DH sets out case for national Proton Beam therapy service

December 2012 CSO Bulletin now available

The Chief Scientific Officer’s Bulletin for December 2012 is now available. This edition contains information and booking details about the national Trainee event in January, a one-year update on the Innovation, Health & Wealth report,  details of the latest Awards … Read more → – December 2012 CSO Bulletin now available

Presentations from the NHS South healthcare science event – 29 Nov 12

The following presentations are available from the NHS South healthcare science event held at the University of the West of England on 29 Nov 2012. Introduction – Diane Crawford, Scientific Director NHS South (W) Healthcare Scientists: Making an impact in … Read more → – Presentations from the NHS South healthcare science event – 29 Nov 12

Presentations from the London healthcare science event – 27 Nov 12

The following presentations are available from the NHS London healthcare science event held at the Thistle Marble Arch on 27 Nov 2012. Introduction – Fiona Carragher Healthcare Science: Making an Impact in the new NHS – Professor Sue Hill, Chief … Read more → – Presentations from the London healthcare science event – 27 Nov 12

Presentations from the NHS Midlands and East healthcare science event – 9 Nov 12

  The following presentations are available from the NHS Midlands and East healthcare science event held at Leicester City FC on 9 Nov 2012. Healthcare Science – Making an impact in the new NHS  - Professor Sue Hill OBE, Chief … Read more → – Presentations from the NHS Midlands and East healthcare science event – 9 Nov 12

Presentations from the NHS North healthcare science event – 8 Nov 2012

The following presentations are available from the NHS North healthcare science event held at the Northern Ballet, Leeds on 8 Nov 2012 Introduction Neil Porter, Scientific Director, NHS North (Yorks and the Humber) Healthcare Science – Making an Impact in … Read more → – Presentations from the NHS North healthcare science event – 8 Nov 2012

Sign up to ‘Making an impact in the new NHS’ – regional healthcare science events in November

The Scientific Directors are moving forward plans for regional healthcare science events to be held around the country in November to ensure healthcare scientists can play their part in the NHS reforms. The events will provide an update on the … Read more → – Sign up to ‘Making an impact in the new NHS’ – regional healthcare science events in November

Future plans for screening and immunisation services published

A joint letter from the NHS Commissioning Board, the Department of Health and Public Health England has set out plans for the future leadership, operation, co-ordination and accountability for national screening and immunisation services from April 2013 onwards. Read the … Read more → – Future plans for screening and immunisation services published

NHS Chief Executive sets out timetable for transition

The NHS Chief Executive, David Nicholson, set out the timetable and structures for transition across the NHS, Public Health and education & training in a letter to NHS leaders. NHS Chief Executive, David Nicholson, has written to NHS leaders to … Read more → – NHS Chief Executive sets out timetable for transition