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NHS England launches frameworks to increase integration of health and care services and improve the lives of care home residents
NHS England today (29 September) published details of two more common frameworks for local health and care systems, organisations, communities and patients, wishing to develop and implement new ways of working. The documents are based on the learning so far from the primary and acute care system (PACS) and enhanced health in care homes vanguards […]
NHS England today agreed new steps to implement plans to strengthen general practice, ease the pressure on GPs and improve services for patients. The measures aim to help struggling GP practices, protect GPs from the rising cost of negligence claims and introduce new models of care that will create more joined-up services. It follows the […]
People with long-term conditions in 37 areas across England are next in line to receive person-centred support to manage their own care, thanks to the roll-out of an evidence-based tool over the next five years. The Patient Activation Measure (PAM) is a validated tool which captures the extent to which people feel engaged and confident in taking […]
NHS Confederation, NHS Clinical Commissioners, NHS Providers and the Local Government Association, have today (15 June) published a handy guide to the work vanguards are doing to engage their staff in the design and delivery of new care models. The new report – New Care Models and Staff Engagement: All Aboard aims to help spread […]
The latest edition of the New care models update bulletin has been published. In this edition of the monthly bulletin you will find information about the recently launched new care models evaluation strategy and details of the national events that the new care models programme will have a presence at. There is also news about […]
The NHS Confederation published a report this week (31 May) on the new care models and prevention. The publication highlights work by five of the vanguards on prevention – All Together Better Sunderland (multispecialty community provider (MCP)); West Wakefield Health and Wellbeing (MCP); Sutton Homes of Care (enhanced health in care homes); Connecting Care – […]
The new care models programme published the National Evaluation Strategy in May 2016. The strategy sets out our overall approach to both national and local evaluation of the new care model vanguards. Evaluation of the vanguards is at the heart of the national new care models programme, providing the robust results and learning that can […]
NHS England today published indicative figures for how much each part of England could see its NHS budget grow by 2020, and the funding available for transformation. This will help local NHS and care leaders develop their Sustainability & Transformation plans (STPs), showing how the NHS Five Year Forward View will be implemented locally, using […]
Building on the agenda set out in the Five Year Forward View, NHS England is launching today a new three year programme to support social movements in health and care. Working initially with six new care model vanguards across England, this programme will develop, test and spread effective ways of mobilising people in social movements […]
The NHS Five Year Forward View partners have today (10 December 2015) published an updated national support package for all 50 vanguards. This follows an initial programme of support published in July 2015 for the first 29. Since then, a further 21 have been selected, eight urgent and emergency care (UEC) and thirteen acute care […]