Tagged: Andrew Lansley

Flu vaccination programme extended to all children

On 25 July 2012 Health Secretary Andrew Lansley accepted recommendations from UK immunisation experts to extend the flu vaccination programme to all children. The UK Government is already recognised to have one of the world’s most comprehensive vaccination programmes and … Read more → – Flu vaccination programme extended to all children

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Report outlines effect of the NHS Constitution

A report on the effect of the NHS Constitution on patients, staff, carers and members of the public was published on 4 July 2012 by Health Secretary Andrew Lansley. The report will inform efforts to fully embed the Constitution throughout … Read more → – Report outlines effect of the NHS Constitution

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Health and Social Care Bill gains Royal Assent

Today the Health and Social Care Bill gained Royal Assent to become the Health and Social Care Act (2012). Andrew Lansley, the Health Secretary, said: ‘The Health and Social Care Act will deliver more power to clinicians, it will put … Read more → – Health and Social Care Bill gains Royal Assent

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NHS Future Forum: provisional advice

The independent NHS Future Forum, a group of the country’s top health experts, has published its interim advice on integrated care, patient information and public health in a modern NHS. It comes after listening to thousands of NHS staff, patients … Read more → – NHS Future Forum: provisional advice

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