Tagged: NHS providers

Building a culture of compassionate care: the friends and family test

Seeking and acting on patient feedback is key to improving the quality of healthcare services and putting patients at the centre of everything we do. From 1 April 2013, all patients in acute inpatient hospital wards and A&E departments across … Read more → – Building a culture of compassionate care: the friends and family test

Maternity, child health and child and adolescent mental health services

All NHS funded providers of maternity and children’s services in England are required to commence local data collection for the maternity, child health and CAMHS data set from April 2013. This data set is important to nurses, midwives and other … Read more → – Maternity, child health and child and adolescent mental health services

Building a culture of compassionate care – the Friends and Family Test

Seeking and acting on patient feedback is key to improving the quality of healthcare services and putting patients at the centre of everything we do. From 1 April 2013, all patients in acute inpatient hospital wards and A&E departments across … Read more → – Building a culture of compassionate care – the Friends and Family Test

Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services

The consultation to help ensure fair and transparent pricing for NHS services opened last week by the Department of Health. From April 2014, Monitor and the NHS Commissioning Board will take over responsibility for pricing  NHS services from the Department. … Read more → – Consultation on ensuring fair and transparent pricing for NHS services