Launch of the Cold Weather Plan for England

The Department of Health (DH) and NHS have issued the Cold Weather Plan for England as part of their wider measures to protect people from the effects of severe winter weather. The plan provides advice on how to prepare for … Read more → – Launch of the Cold Weather Plan for England

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NHS Commissioning Board Authority goes live

The NHS Commissioning Board Authority, a special health authority, and the shadow form of the NHS Commissioning Board (the Board) is now in operation. Subject to the successful passage of the Health and Social Care Bill 2011 through Parliament, over … Read more → – NHS Commissioning Board Authority goes live

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Self Care Week 2011

During this week, from 14-20 November 2011, clinicians are encouraged to raise awareness of the services they provide to help people take care of themselves and manage any health conditions they may have. A range of resources is available to … Read more → – Self Care Week 2011

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Social Care bulletin: issue 18

Articles in this quarter’s issue include: Ask David Caring for our future – David Behan’s Voicepiece Priorities for social care reform Next steps for the NHS Future Forum Innovation in action: neuro evidence portal National Learning Network launches Guidance issued … Read more → – Social Care bulletin: issue 18

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Next steps for the NHS Future Forum

The Prime Minister has launched the next phase of the independent NHS Future Forum in which a refreshed and expanded membership will look at four new areas of health policy. The first listening exercise in April and May this year … Read more → – Next steps for the NHS Future Forum

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