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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 Commissioning Board Authority goes live

The NHS Commissioning Board Authority, a special health authority, and the shadow form of the NHS Commissioning Board (the Board) is now in operation. Subject to the successful passage of the Health and Social Care Bill 2011 through Parliament, over … Read more → – NHS Commissioning Board Authority goes live

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Commons Select Committee – Commissioning Debate

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The Secretary State for Health, Andrew Lansley CBE MP, Dame Barbara Hakin DBE, National Managing Director of Commissioning Development, and Professor Sir Bruce Keogh KBE, NHS Medical Director gave evidence to the Health Select Committee on Commissioning on 22 March … Read more → – Commons Select Committee – Commissioning Debate

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Health and Social Care Bill

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The new Health and Social Care Bill will have a major impact for the way AHPs work. Primary care trusts and strategic health authorities are set to be replaced under the Bill, which was presented to Parliament on January 19. … Read more → – Health and Social Care Bill

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Hope, influence and the challenge ahead

Karen Middleton, Chief Health Professions Officer

Karen Middleton, Chief Health Professions Officer, looks at the implications of the Health and Social Care Bill. As the Health Bill begins its path through Parliament, it is clear that this will be a significant year of transition, whatever part … Read more → – Hope, influence and the challenge ahead

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