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Health and Wellbeing board implementation round-up

The Department of Health is leading a programme of work to support the implementation of health and wellbeing boards. A series of accelerated learning sets run by the NHS Institute and DH is supporting emerging health and wellbeing boards to … Read more → – Health and Wellbeing board implementation round-up

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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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Consultation launched on independent prescribing for some Allied Health Professionals

The Department of Health, in conjunction with the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has launched two public consultations: one concerning proposals for independent prescribing for physiotherapists and one concerning proposals for independent prescribing for podiatrists. Both of these … Read more → – Consultation launched on independent prescribing for some Allied Health Professionals

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