Service redesign and improvement

Friends and Family Test to start in April 2013

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

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NHS Confederation launch reconfiguration tools

The NHS Confederation has developed a range of tools and resources to help NHS leaders effectively communicate and engage with staff, patients, the public and stakeholders about changes to local services. Visit the website to book onto events and webinars … Read more → – NHS Confederation launch reconfiguration tools

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Pathology Quality Assurance review launched

A review of quality assurance arrangements for NHS pathology services was announced today by NHS Medical Director Professor Sir Bruce Keogh. The review will be led by National Clinical Director for Pathology Dr Ian Barnes and will scrutinise NHS arrangements … Read more → – Pathology Quality Assurance review launched

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Telehealth to benefit 100,000 people with long-term conditions

Telehealth services will start to benefit 100,000 people next year, Jeremy Hunt announced at an Age UK conference on 14 November 2012. Telehealth uses information and telecommunications technologies to help people manage their condition at home. This gives them more … Read more → – Telehealth to benefit 100,000 people with long-term conditions

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Launch of NHS Commissioning Assembly set for 14 November 2012

Dame Barbara Hakin has invited the clinical lead (clinical chair or chief clinical officer) from every clinical commissioning group (CCG) to the launch and first annual national event of the NHS Commissioning Assembly on 14 November 2012. Sir David Nicholson … Read more → – Launch of NHS Commissioning Assembly set for 14 November 2012

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