Tagged: the week

The week: issue 286 15 – 21 February 2013

On the agenda: The Government makes a new pledge about making improvements to the health of children and young people, forming part of its response to the Children and Young … Read more → – The week: issue 286 15 – 21 February 2013

The week issue 284 February 1-7 2013

On the agenda this week: Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt and NHS Chief Executive Sir David Nicholson ask NHS leaders to hold staff listening events following publication of the Mid Staffordshire … Read more → – The week issue 284 February 1-7 2013

The week issue 270 19-25 October 2012

On the agenda this week: Medical revalidation is due to start in December 2012, which means all doctors licensed with the General Medical Council (GMC) will need to regularly demonstrate … Read more → – The week issue 270 19-25 October 2012

The week: issue 266

On the agenda: the Chief Medical Officer issues a health alert after reports of a new respiratory illness, the Department of Health and Jane Cummings, Chief Nursing Officer for England … Read more → – The week: issue 266

The week issue 265

On the agenda this week: doctors are urged by the Chief Medical Officer and the BMA to have the flu jab and encourage other staff to be immunised; and the … Read more → – The week issue 265

The week: issue 264

On the agenda this week: a new cross-government suicide prevention strategy is launched; preparations for winter planning and reporting are announced; and there are recommendations on which specialised services should be … Read more → – The week: issue 264

The week: issue 258

On the agenda this week: the London 2012 anti-doping facilities are to be developed post-Games into a world-class resource that could help revolutionise healthcare; the Department publishes two reports on … Read more → – The week: issue 258