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Post diagnostic support in dementia – Alistair Burns

Alistair Burns, NHS England’s National Clinical Director for Dementia , gives his views on support for sufferers and their carers. There is rightly an emphasis on the diagnosis of dementia, articulated in the NHS England ambition that two thirds of people with dementia should receive a formal diagnosis and post diagnostic support. Of course, the […]

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How can we transform how care looks and feels like for patients?

The opportunities listed below, describing how we can transform how care looks and feels for patients, have been co-designed and developed by NHS England’s clinical directors and local commissioners, who are members of the Quality Working Group and tasked with leading the development of the Quality agenda for the NHS Commissioning Assembly. For the NHS […]

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Domain 2 – case studies

Walsall: Dementia diagnosis Nottingham West: Carer support Nottingham West: Integrated Pathways Stoke-on-Trent: Telehealth Stoke-on-Trent: Improving access to phychological therapies Erewash: Reducing unwanted variation to deliver efficiencies in PC Nottingham North & East: Putting good health into practice Nottingham North & East: Improving care for older people Basildon & Brentwood: Care for Home Patients Thurrock: Rapid […]

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Domain 1 – case studies

Nottingham City: Prostate specific Antigen service Erewash: Atrial Fibrillation Detection Programme Thurrock: Introduction of Telehealth South London: Screening Programmes/development Leicestershire & Lincolnshire: Adoption of jointly Created Decision Architecture Leicestershire & Lincolnshire: Collaborative Commissioning with CCG’s Hertfordshire & South Midlands: MMR Catch up campaign Norwich: Healthy Norwich Birmingham South & Central: BSC Community Gynaecology & Direct […]

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Shared Decision Making Project Initiation

At this stage you are considering implementing Shared Decision Making across the local health economy. During the project initiation stage it is useful to identify where in the health economy there may be impetus for change, which Shared Decision Making can support. For example, if there is pathway redesign of MSK services taking place then […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: issue 40, 22 August 2013

Contents: Are we communicating with you effectively? Respond to our short survey   Commissioning Assembly News: Commissioning Assembly members: Have you registered for the 2013 event? Commissioning Assembly Working Group Integrated Care webinar   Strategic issues: Choosing and buying commissioning support – extension of CSU SLAs A call to action for general practice NHS services, […]

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GP Toolkit

The purpose of this toolkit is to provide support materials to help GP Practices  raise patient awareness of our plans to extract coded GP data as part of the care.data programme,  and to ensure that GP practices know what to do if a patient objects to the use of personal confidential data (PCD) beyond their […]

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Patient decision aids

Totally Health was engaged by the Rightcare Shared Decision Making programme to produce a number of patient decision aids. The patient decision aids (PDAs) feature evidence-based information, images and diagrams.  These have been designed to help patients understand and consider the pros and cons of possible treatment options and to encourage communication between them and […]

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Chief Nursing Officer bulletin: July 2013

Gateway publication number: 00293 6Cs Live! Launch NHS England has launched a web-based resource, called the 6Cs Live! The communication hub designed to give nurses, midwives and care staff a place to share best practice, experiences and ideas. To find out more and make your 6Cs Live! pledge today, please visit the 6Cs Live! Communication […]

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Patient involvement

If you are looking for patient advice, please visit NHS Choices. The website helps you make choices about your health, from decisions about your lifestyle, such as smoking, drinking and exercise, to finding and using NHS services in England. Learn more about NHS England and its work Read about our vision and purpose – Our vision […]

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