publications

Detailed data published on first hospitals in Keogh Review

Detailed data about the first four of the 14 hospitals involved in the Keogh Review into mortality rates have been made public. Professor Sir Bruce Keogh’s national review team has analysed information from across the NHS about all of the 14 hospital trusts who were identified in February as having had higher-than-expected mortality rates for […]

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NHS news: Issue 4

Publications gateway number: 00045 NHS news: 19 to 25 April 2013 Issue number: 04 NHS England urges parents to get their children vaccinated against measles NHS England today joins with Public Health England, the Department of Health and local authorities across the country to urge parents of 10 – 16 year olds to prevent measles […]

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NHS news: Issue 03

Publications gateway number: 00018 NHS England responds to 2012 inpatients survey Jane Cummings, NHS England’s Chief Nursing Officer, today welcomed the positive findings in the NHS inpatient survey but urged hospitals to do more to tackle variations in the way patients perceive their care. Compassion in Practice implementation plans Jane Cummings, NHS England’s Chief Nursing […]

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NHS news: Issue 02

Publications gateway number: 00010 Headline stories Business Plan NHS England has published its Business Plan for 2013/14 – 2015/16, called Putting Patients First, which explains how we will deliver our mandate from the Government and ensure the best possible outcomes for patients. A full set of organisation structure charts for NHS England have also been published. For […]

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NHS news: Issue 01

Updated NHS Constitution published The Department of Health has updated the NHS Constitution, improving areas such as patient involvement, feedback and dignity, and bringing it in-line with the new heath and care system. The changes follow a consultation on NHS proposals. NHS England: Chairman welcomes new name The NHS Commissioning Board’s change of name to NHS England has been welcomed by […]

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