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Ask @NHS – Craig’s role as a Nurse in #FutureNHS Twitter Q&A

Ask your questions to this week’s @NHS curator, Charge Nurse, Craig Leathard, about everything and anything to do with the nursing profession, his role in responding to emergencies and working in a specialist emergency care hospital – an NHS Vanguard – in the North East. Craig will answer your questions in person, live on video. @NHS […]

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NHS England announces proposed action to cut sales of sugary drinks on NHS premises

NHS England’s Chief Executive Simon Stevens has today announced details of proposed new action to cut obesity and reduce the sales and consumption of sugary drinks sold in hospitals. England would become the first country in the world to take action across its health service in this way. A formal consultation launched today gives details […]

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Ask @NHS – #Team999 Live Twitter Video Q&A

Ask your questions to this week’s @NHS curator, Consultant Paramedic, Dan Smith, about everything and anything to do with the ambulance service and his role in responding to emergencies. Dan will answer your questions in person, live on video. @NHS / Dan wants to answer your questions Dan works for the North West Ambulance Service, […]

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NHS England awards 11 community grants

NHS England has today awarded 11 community grants, totalling £10,000, to organisations that are leading the way in involving patients and the public in healthcare projects. The Celebrating Participation in Healthcare grants are for community groups that have developed innovative and creative ways to get patients and the public involved in shaping healthcare services. The […]

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#TransformingCare – join our Learning Disabilities hour on Twitter

Share your views on the draft Service Model for people with learning disabilities/ autism on Thursday 27 August 1.00-2.00pm We are hosting a Learning Disabilities hour on twitter. We are inviting feedback on the latest draft service model: Supporting people with a learning disability and/or autism who have a mental health condition or display behaviour that […]

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