Tagged: information

Putting people first

Colleagues from a wide range of health and social care charities, voluntary sector organisations, along with commissioner and service provider representatives met on 27 February in London to discuss various approaches for ensuring people are put at the heart of … Read more → – Putting people first

NHS Future Forum calls on healthcare professionals to lead way on patient-centred care

The NHS Future Forum has given its second set of reports to Health Secretary Andrew Lansley in which it sets out a series of recommendations to improve the quality of patient care and achieve better outcomes. Future Forum Chair Professor … Read more → – NHS Future Forum calls on healthcare professionals to lead way on patient-centred care

What was said in webchat on use of information in health and care

You can now read the replay of our webchat with Professor David Haslam and Jeremy Taylor, the NHS Future Forum leads on the use of information to improve health and care. David is National Clinical Adviser to the Care Quality … Read more → – What was said in webchat on use of information in health and care

Information governance assurance

Introduction The recent draft of Developing CCGs: Towards Authorisation sets out the proposed process for emerging Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) to demonstrate their readiness to take on their statutory duties. This includes a proposed requirement to demonstrate that appropriate governance … Read more → – Information governance assurance

Information a key to quality improvement

The NHS Future Forum is looking at the issue of information – Chair Steve Field outlines some of the points that they are hearing. I attended a recent summit held by the Royal College of GPs in partnership with the … Read more → – Information a key to quality improvement