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Liaison and Diversion Bulletin: January 2015

Publications Gateway Reference: 02956 Welcome to the first monthly Liaison and Diversion (L&D) Bulletin of 2015, bringing all news and L&D updates together in one place. Key steps of the L&D pathway are the identification, assessment and referral of service users into treatment and support services provided by partner organisations. Each month we will be […]

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In touch: Issue 1

Get involved in our latest work Mental Health focus group for young people in Leeds Young Minds and Youth Watch are holding an informal focus group for young people aged 13 -25 that have used mental health services in Leeds. The meeting will take place on Monday 2 February 5-7pm in Leeds City Centre. Travel […]

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CCG Bulletin: Issue 76

Publications gateway number: 02912 NHS England’s Medical Director launches global search for healthcare innovations Sir Bruce Keogh has launched the NHS Innovation Accelerator, a new programme inviting healthcare pioneers from around the world to bring their most cutting edge innovations to the NHS. Run in partnership with the Health Foundation and UCL Partners, the year-long […]

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Informed: Issue 21

New GP workforce action plan NHS England is investing £10 million to kick start a plan to expand the General Practice (GP) workforce. NHS England funding will be used to develop a range of initiatives in collaboration with Health Education England, the Royal College of General Practitioners and the British Medical Association to increase the […]

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Informed: Issue 20

NHS England announces £1bn investment in primary care over the next four years NHS England has announced that patients across England are set to benefit from a £250m investment in GP premises every year for the next four years. The NHS England funding will deliver on the promise of a new deal for primary care, […]

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Informed: Issue 19

NHS England announces outcome of Cancer Drug Fund review NHS England has published the outcome of a review of drugs included in its Cancer Drug Fund, to ensure that the drugs available to patients offer the best clinical benefit. It also announced that the fund’s budget will grow to an estimated £340 million from April […]

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CCG Bulletin: Issue 75

Publications gateway number: 02847 Model specification for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services: targeted and specialist services A new model Targeted and Specialist (Tier 2/3) specification has been published for Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services. This builds on previous sample specifications and will support commissioners of targeted and specialist services (Tiers 2 and 3). […]

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GP and Practice Team bulletin: December 2014

Gateway number: 02840 Choice of GP practice GP practices are now able to register new patients who live out of area without home visiting responsibilities. Area teams are responsible for securing access to urgent care for out of area patients when at home during core hours and have assured NHS England of their plans for […]

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Informed: Issue 18

The Forward View into action: Planning for 2015/16 NHS leaders from NHS England, Monitor, NHS Trust Development Authority, Care Quality Commission, Public Health England and Health Education England have set out steps for delivering the NHS Five Year Forward View in The Forward View into action: planning for 2015/16. The plan is backed by NHS […]

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Bulletin for CCGs: Issue 74, 19 December 2014

Publications gateway number: 02786 Download the bulletin as a PDF   Contents   Featured: 2015/16 NHS Planning Guidance Allocation of resources 2015/16 Primary Care Co-commissioning Eight CCG-led pilots announced to lead innovation in children’s mental health More mental health teams to be based at police stations and courts For action: New process for proposals to […]

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