Tagged: NHS Commissioning Board

NHS communications from 1 April 2013

The NHS Commissioning Board is to take over responsibility for communicating with all NHS staff from 1 April 2013. As a result, from 26 March 2013, this Chief Nursing Officer bulletin website will no longer be updated and these pages … Read more → – NHS communications from 1 April 2013

CNO Bulletin – this is not the end!

Robert Tunmore, Nursing Officer for Communications, reflects on the development and delivery of the Chief Nursing Officer Bulletin This is the last CNO Bulletin from the Department of Health, the end of an era and the start of a new … Read more → – CNO Bulletin – this is not the end!

Guidance on patient-led assessments

Guidance and assessment forms for the new patient-led assessments of the care environment (PLACE) have been published by the NHS Commissioning Board. The new assessment will be introduced in April 2013 and replace the old Patient Environment Action Team (PEAT) … Read more → – Guidance on patient-led assessments

Personal health budgets update – Spring 2013

The Spring 2013 edition of ‘Update’, the personal health budgets information sheet, has been published – including the new direct payments public consultation. Read more

Results of the 2012 NHS staff survey published

The results of the 2012 NHS staff survey have been published today. A total of 202,000 NHS staff were invited to participate by postal questionnaire. Responses were received from 101,000 staff, a response rate of 50% (compared to 53.7% in … Read more → – Results of the 2012 NHS staff survey published