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The Department of Health is hosting a public health reform event on Tuesday 26 July. This event brings together around 200 senior leaders from the organisations whose functions will transfer to Public Health England and from the wider public health…
Published: July 25, 2011
The NHS Alliance has published a new document for GP practices, Liberating Practice Management: How to create a thriving practice in challenging times. Liberating Practice Management brings to life a range of management challenges facing GP practices, offering case studies…
Published: July 22, 2011
A new strategy to transform the care, quality of life and health outcomes for people with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) will drive improvements in outcomes for patients. Coordinating the efforts of the NHS, patients, social care and voluntary organisations,…
Published: July 18, 2011
David Nicholson will be speaking at the NHS Confederation’s annual conference in Manchester today at 12.20. You can watch his speech on the NHS Confederation site.
Published: July 8, 2011
Watch a video of the Health Secretary making a speech to GPs about NHS reforms at the 2011 Commissioning Show.
Published: June 16, 2011
Prime Minister David Cameron delivered a speech on the future of the NHS on 7 June 2011. In the speech Mr Cameron insisted that NHS modernisation remains essential.
Published: June 7, 2011
Professor Steve Field, chair of the NHS Future Forum, is urging organisations and people throughout health and social care to get involved with the listening exercise. In a letter to stakeholders, Professor Field says the Forum is aware of the…
Published: May 3, 2011
Prime Minister David Cameron, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, and Health Secretary Andrew Lansley today launched the Government’s listening exercise on NHS modernisation. Setting out the Government’s desire to modernise the NHS with the support of patients, the public and…
Published: April 6, 2011
Andrew Lansley has announced that a new group of patient representatives, doctors and nurses will be brought together to listen and report back to Government. Chaired by Birmingham GP and former Royal College of General Practioners Chairman Steve Field, the…
Published: April 6, 2011
Patients are being put in the driving seat. Through improved choice and better information, patients will be able to hold their GPs to account. Services are being made more responsive to the needs of local communities. Those buying in services…
Published: April 5, 2011