Sexual health improvement framework published

‘A Framework for Sexual Health Improvement in England’ sets out the government’s ambitions for improving sexual health. These are designed to be used by local organisations when they are looking … Read more → – Sexual health improvement framework published

New technology to improve children’s mental health services

Norman Lamb, Care and Support Minister announced £2million today for new handheld computers to boost children’s mental health services. Children and young people will be able to use tablet computers … Read more → – New technology to improve children’s mental health services

Review of NHS complaints system

A review aimed at ensuring that all hospitals listen to and act upon the concerns of patients has been launched. It will be led by Ann Clwyd, MP for Cynon … Read more → – Review of NHS complaints system

Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013 starts tomorrow

Up to 10,000 people are expected to attend Innovation Expo at ExCeL London on 13 and 14 March, where hundreds of companies and organisations will be exhibiting the latest developments … Read more → – Healthcare Innovation Expo 2013 starts tomorrow

Salt strategy aims to help reduce our salt consumption by a quarter

A major drive to help reduce the amount of salt we eat, which includes setting targets with food companies, has been launched today by Public Health Minister Anna Soubry. The … Read more → – Salt strategy aims to help reduce our salt consumption by a quarter

Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition laid

The government has laid regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition. The regulations are to help ensure that commissioners’ decisions on buying clinical services are transparent and fair, and that … Read more → – Regulations on procurement, patient choice and competition laid

Chief Medical Officer publishes volume 2 of her annual report

The second volume of Professor Dame Sally Davies the Chief Medical Officer’s annual report provides a comprehensive overview of the threat of antimicrobial resistance and infectious diseases. The report highlights that, while a … Read more → – Chief Medical Officer publishes volume 2 of her annual report

Department of Health to build ‘Dementia Village’ at Healthcare Innovation Expo

The Department of Health (DH) is hosting a major dementia event at the Healthcare Innovation Expo at ExCeL London on 13 and 14 of March 2013. A dedicated area of … Read more → – Department of Health to build ‘Dementia Village’ at Healthcare Innovation Expo