Tagged: Sir David Nicholson

Government boost to world leading UK life science industry

  Three million at-risk patients to receive hi-tech equipment in the home. New £180 million ‘valley of death’ catalyst fund for new medical breakthroughs. Cutting NHS red tape to give patients faster access to drugs. A multi million pound package … Read more → – Government boost to world leading UK life science industry

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New toolkit launched to promote equality and fairness in the NHS

All parts of the NHS can now work out how fairly they treat patients and employees in a systematic and robust way following the launch today (10th November) of a new toolkit. The Equality Delivery System (EDS) will support the … Read more → – New toolkit launched to promote equality and fairness in the NHS

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Dismantling the NHS National Programme for IT

The government today announced an acceleration of the dismantling of the National Programme for IT, following the conclusions of a new review by the Cabinet Office’s Major Projects Authority (MPA). The programme was created in 2002 under the last government … Read more → – Dismantling the NHS National Programme for IT

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Update on arrangements to strengthen management of the transition

Yesterday, alongside the SHA cluster chairs, Sir David Nicholson interviewed for the SHA cluster chief executive posts and the following appointments were made: Ian Dalton CBE to the post of chief executive of NHS North of England. Sir Ian Carruthers … Read more → – Update on arrangements to strengthen management of the transition

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