Tagged: long term conditions

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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New NHS Commissioning Board domain directors’ profiles

Professor Sir Mike Richards – Director for Domain One In his new role, Professor Richards will have responsibility for reducing premature mortality across all conditions, and is overseeing the development of a cardiovascular outcomes strategy and a liver strategy. Mike … Read more → – New NHS Commissioning Board domain directors’ profiles

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News in brief – May 2012

Relevant news to medical directors New short guidance from the GMC – consultation until 13 June 2012 A recent review of Good Medical Practice, the GMC’s core guidance for doctors, revealed a number of areas where further explanatory guidance would … Read more → – News in brief – May 2012

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News round-up – April 2012

General news for medical directors Design Council dementia challenge launch 26 April 2012 Follow @designcouncil and @DCchallenges now for live tweets of their Dementia Challenge Launch. Links & info Find out more about the dementia challenge Statistical Press Notice: Update … Read more → – News round-up – April 2012

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