Events

Consultation on changes to the way CQC inspect, regulate and monitor care services

The Care Quality Commission want your feedback on the plans they have developed to help ensure that people receive high-quality care. Their current consultation focuses on: How CQC will inspect and regulate all care services Fundamentals of care – the bar below which … Read more → – Consultation on changes to the way CQC inspect, regulate and monitor care services

Responding to the Francis Report: Patients First and Foremost regional events

We will be holding five regional events over the coming weeks to discuss the national and local response to the Francis Report.  This is an opportunity for national organisations – including the Department of Health, Care Quality Commission, NHS England … Read more → – Responding to the Francis Report: Patients First and Foremost regional events

Talking Therapies – Workshop sessions

The Race Equality Foundation in partnership with the Department of Health, has organised a series of events aimed at individuals or organisations with an interest in the mental health and wellbeing of black and minority ethnic communities; including IAPT services Evidence suggests … Read more → – Talking Therapies – Workshop sessions

Implementing a ban on age discrimination in the NHS – Free learning event for providers

From October 2012, all public bodies including providers of NHS services have had a duty to eliminate unlawful age discrimination. The Equality and Human Rights Commission, Age UK and Department of Health are running a free learning event on Thursday … Read more → – Implementing a ban on age discrimination in the NHS – Free learning event for providers

Value Based Healthcare Conference

HFMA, in partnership with Monitor, will be hosting a one day conference on 12th September 2013 on delivering value based healthcare. This conference will cover the key elements of value based healthcare; the need to think about healthcare delivery in … Read more → – Value Based Healthcare Conference

Electronic Document Management in Healthcare Conference

This one day conference focuses on a practical guide to delivering electronic document management in your organisation as part of the drive to become paperless by 2017, and will begin with an opening address by Professor Jonathan Kay, Clinical Informatics … Read more → – Electronic Document Management in Healthcare Conference

Electronic Prescribing in Hospitals Conference

This conference looks at moving forward with Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration (EPMA) in a hospital setting as part of becoming paperless. Dr Masood Nazir, Clinical Informatics Advisor, NHS England will open by discussing where Electronic Prescribing fits into Electronic … Read more → – Electronic Prescribing in Hospitals Conference

Stronger together – sharing learning on developing well functioning boards

A new report: “Stronger together: how health and wellbeing boards can work effectively with local providers”, has been developed to share learning and support the establishment of well functioning boards. It was produced as part of the National Learning Network … Read more → – Stronger together – sharing learning on developing well functioning boards

Tell Us How seeks the opinions of nurses and midwives on reducing red tape

Too much red tape? Tell Us How: Nursing and Midwifery is a platform for frontline carers to have their say on the bureaucracy that affects patient care, and what we can do to fix it. The programme has been developed … Read more → – Tell Us How seeks the opinions of nurses and midwives on reducing red tape

Invitation to apply to join the health and care voluntary sector strategic partner programme 2013-14

The Department of Health (DH), NHS Commissioning Board (NHS CB) and Public Health England (PHE) are inviting applications from voluntary sector organisations to join the Health and Care Voluntary Sector Strategic Partner Programme. For more information, an application form and … Read more → – Invitation to apply to join the health and care voluntary sector strategic partner programme 2013-14