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2nd Atlas of Variation in risk factors and healthcare for liver disease published

Public Health England, in collaboration with NHS RightCare, has today published the 2nd Atlas of Variation in risk factors and healthcare for liver disease. The rate of people dying early from liver disease in some parts of England is almost 8 times higher than others, according to new data published by Public Health England (PHE) […]

Improving outcomes in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

There are currently 1.2million people with a diagnosis of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) across the country; however, there is the opportunity to diagnose up to three times as many people. This variation impacts on CCGs, STPs and the NHS by causing: Common long term disabling conditions Frequent hospital admissions Many patients with COPD remain […]

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West Midlands Breach Allocation Policy The national breach allocation guidance (April 2016) required local breach allocation policies to be in place by October 2016. The approved West Midlands policy can be found here. Bi-monthly meetings are planned to review the data, evaluate the implementation of the policy and identify where improvements to the patient pathway are required. […]

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A new digital portal is being introduced by the NHS and councils in the North of England which allows health and social care staff to see how many vacancies there are in local care homes, saving hours of time phoning around to check availability and helping people to get the right care or return home […]

Person-centred care and support presents a moment of opportunity

In the first of a two-part blog on person-centred care and support the Director of Coalition for Collaborative Care examines opportunities coming from the Five Year Forward View: I recently attended the launch of the New Care Models Vanguard Programme and have been reflecting on what I think will come to be seen as an […]

London comes together to tackle nurse shortages

The NHS in London is collaborating with partners across the capital to combat shortages in nursing. The CapitalNurse Programme is a project of collective action between directors of nursing and HR directors from service providers, NHS England, Health Education England, NHS Improvement, education providers, Sustainability and Transformation Plans, trade unions and professional organisations who have […]

The Sudden and Unexpected Deaths in Childhood (SUDC) Service – a nurse-led model of care and support

Leading change The Lead Sudden and Unexpected Deaths in Childhood (SUDC) nurse at Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust (LCFT) led on improvements to the nurse-led SUDC Service in collaboration with partner agencies. This service has led to improved outcomes, experiences and use of resources locally. Where to look The SUDC Service leads on the implementation […]