Monthly Archives: January 2013

The health and care system from April 2013 – new interactive diagram

The interactive diagram gives an overview of the new health and care system from April 2013. It illustrates the statutory bodies that will make up the new system, oriented around people and communities and where they receive their local health … Read more → – The health and care system from April 2013 – new interactive diagram

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Date confirmed for receipt and publication of the Francis public inquiry report

The Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry has confirmed that Robert Francis QC will deliver his final report to the Secretary of State for Health on Tuesday 5 February 2013, and publish it on Wednesday 6 February 2013 ahead … Read more → – Date confirmed for receipt and publication of the Francis public inquiry report

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67 new clinical commissioning groups given green light to take control of NHS budgets

NHS Commissioning Board has authorised the second wave of clinical commissioning groups, taking the total to 101, serving more than 28 million people. Local clinicians have now been given the green light to take control of the NHS budget in … Read more → – 67 new clinical commissioning groups given green light to take control of NHS budgets

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GP and Practice Team Bulletin: January 2013

Welcome to the January 2013 edition of the GP and Practice Team Bulletin. In this edition Dame Barbara Hakin discusses planning guidance for commissioners, the new arrangements for managing local GP IT services, the new CCG Outcomes Indicator Set and … Read more → – GP and Practice Team Bulletin: January 2013

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Advice needed for parents on risk of poisoning in toddlers, research says

GPs and other primary care professionals need to warn parents about safely storing medicines and other hazardous household products in an effort to cut the number of poisonings among pre-school children, a study has said. The research, led by academics … Read more → – Advice needed for parents on risk of poisoning in toddlers, research says

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