Tagged: long term conditions

Personal health budgets update – Winter 2012

The bumper Winter 2012 edition of ‘Update’, the personal health budgets information sheet, has been published – including all the news about national rollout of the policy across the NHS. This edition includes: Headline story: Personal health budgets to roll … Read more → – Personal health budgets update – Winter 2012

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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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Self Care Week: 12-18 November 2012

This national campaign aims to raise awareness of self care among people with long-term conditions and the general public. This year’s theme ‘self care for life – growing older healthily’ focuses on the support people with long-term conditions should expect … Read more → – Self Care Week: 12-18 November 2012

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Third edition of the Long-Term Conditions Compendium of Information published

This is the third edition of the Long-Term Conditions Compendium of Information, which is aimed at commissioners as well as health and social care professionals to provide the evidence for improving care and outcomes for people with long-term conditions. It … Read more → – Third edition of the Long-Term Conditions Compendium of Information published

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Developing the long-term conditions outcomes strategy

The Department of Health is leading on the development of a cross-government long-term conditions outcomes strategy. The strategy will consider how to prevent long-term conditions, where possible, or to delay their onset. It will consider how people with long-term conditions … Read more → – Developing the long-term conditions outcomes strategy

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