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NHS Standard Contract publication passes to the NHS Commissioning Board

The responsibility for the preparation and publication of the NHS Standard Contract has passed from the Department of Health to the NHS Commissioning Board. The 2013/14 NHS Standard Contract was … Read more → – NHS Standard Contract publication passes to the NHS Commissioning Board

Healthcare UK launches in Dubai

Earl Howe, UK Health Minister, and Professor Lord Darzi, UK Business Ambassador, speaking at the launch of Healthcare UK at the Arab Health Congress in Dubai.

Health Minister Lord Howe is today launching Healthcare UK at the Arab Health Congress in Dubai. A joint initiative between the Department of Health, NHS Commissioning Board and UK Trade … Read more → – Healthcare UK launches in Dubai

Improving hospital food event

This event will address the crucial link between clinical and catering staff in the dignity and respect of patients specifically in relation to nutrition and hydration. Following the Secretary of … Read more → – Improving hospital food event

Jeremy Hunt challenges NHS to go paperless by 2018

Jeremy Hunt Health Secretary with NHS nurses

The NHS should go paperless by 2018 to save billions, improve services and help meet the challenges of an ageing population, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will say today. In a … Read more → – Jeremy Hunt challenges NHS to go paperless by 2018

Update on the financial closedown of PCTs published

This letter from Janet Perry, NHS Chief Financial Controller, provides an update for NHS Commissioning Board Local Area Team Directors regarding the financial closedown of PCTs. She outlines the accountability … Read more → – Update on the financial closedown of PCTs published

The week issue 278 14-20 December 2012

On the agenda this week: The NHS Commissioning Board has published its planning guidance for commissioners for 2013-14, covering a set of outcomes against which to measure improvements; a review … Read more → – The week issue 278 14-20 December 2012

Determining arrangements for supporting research in primary and community care

A discussion paper, Determining arrangements for supporting research in primary and community care, has been published. The paper aims to support local organisations, in collaboration with local networks, to consider … Read more → – Determining arrangements for supporting research in primary and community care