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Hospital activity data, December 2012

The Department has published the latest statistical data relating to elective and non-elective in-patient admissions, outpatient referrals and attendances for first consultant outpatient appointments. The information relates to provider and commissioner based data and is gathered from providers within NHS … Read more → – Hospital activity data, December 2012

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Record numbers of people with dementia in care homes

Eighty per cent of people living in care homes – more than ever thought before – have either dementia or severe memory problems according to a new Alzheimer’s Society report published on 26 February 2013. However, while excellent care exists, … Read more → – Record numbers of people with dementia in care homes

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Alzheimer’s Society publishes data on dementia diagnosis rates

The Alzheimer’s Society has published new data on the rates of dementia diagnosis in the UK. It shows wide variation between areas with, for example, 31.6 percent of people with dementia being diagnosed in the East Riding of Yorkshire and … Read more → – Alzheimer’s Society publishes data on dementia diagnosis rates

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New data on emergency readmissions

The NHS Information Centre for health and social care have published new data on emergency readmissions as part of the compendium of population health indicators. Read more

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Brand new look for Patient Information Forum’s website

The Patient Information Forum (PiF) – the UK association for professionals that work in the field of consumer health information – is delighted to announce the launch of its brand new website, following a successful application for funding from the … Read more → – Brand new look for Patient Information Forum’s website

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