This report looks at the most promising reform solutions that have been correctly identified by STPs, and also sets out the range of challenges that stand in the way of them realising their vision for improved health and efficiency. It
This checklist from NHS Clinical Commissioners supporting CCGs with recruiting lay members and a series of questions that to start conversations about both recruitment and succession planning.
In 2014 Capita were awarded a contract to deliver NHS Shared Business Service (NHS SBS) in 2016 following the implementation of this contract NHS England and the Department of Health were informed that it had discovered a backlog of approximately
This BMA report analyses all 44 STP plans. It highlights concerns around poor engagement with clinicians, patients and the public. It also identifies that there is a challenging timeline for STP implementation and little in the way of firm commitment
Highlights concerns from NHS leaders around the ability of the health system to respond to mounting pressures next winter. It argues that the extra £1bn social care funding committed to easing delayed transfers of care will not be sufficient with
Diabetes pathway defining the core components of an optimal diabetes service for people with or at risk of developing Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes that delivers the better value in terms of outcomes and cost. Its appendix outlines examples of
This briefing provides background on the local authority and NHS funding mechanisms, including the prudential code under which local authority treasury management and borrowing is determined. It sets out the problems that NHS bodies currently face in relation to capital
Report that measures the care of young people with diabetes during the transition from paediatric diabetes services to adult diabetes services. It covers young people with Type 1 diabetes.
Report that found that in 2015 the stillbirth rate was 3.87 per 1,000 total births, a fall from 4.20 per 1,000 total births in 2013. Nevertheless, despite this reduction UK stillbirth rates still remain high compared to many similar European
This report summaries data on cyberbullying informed by an analysis of data from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) study for England, 2014. This thematic report presents data from the most recent survey and illustrates associations between cyberbullying and demographics and
This report summarises data on girls’ emotional health and wellbeing, informed by an analysis of data from the health behaviour in school-aged children (HBSC) study for England, 2014. It presents data from the most recent survey and illustrates associations between wellbeing of adolescent girls
This report summarises data on self-harm informed by an analysis of data from the Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC) survey for England, 2014. This thematic report presents data from the most recent survey and illustrates associations between self-harm and demographics and social
Findings from qualitative research by Innovation Unit into the journeys and experiences of tier 2 and tier 3 weight management service users. It asks ‘What is the user experience and journeys of children, families and adults using weight management services that are currently
This document offers tips on the short conversations health and care professionals should be having with overweight and obese patients about weight loss. It provides: practical advice on how to discuss weight loss tools to support making brief interventions Additional
Evidence-based guidance to support practitioners, commissioners and providers of tier 2 weight management services. It follows the journey of an adult weight management service user in a tier 2 service and provides recommendations, considerations and resources needed to put this in
Report exploring the potentially troubling factors that underlie the growth in interest in invasive cosmetic procedures, undertaken for appearance-related reasons and provided in a highly commercial environment. It recognises the increased need to under the ethics of cosmetic interventions. The report identifies
This guidance is aimed at DH group bodies (including CCGs, NHS trusts, NHS foundation trusts and arm’s length bodies) to help them complete their statutory annual reports and accounts for 2017 to 2018.
Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists report providing a detailed analysis of all stillbirths, neonatal deaths and brain injuries that occurred during childbirth in 2015 and it identifies key clinical actions needed to improve the quality of care and prevent
Communities of practice facilitate peer-based, collaborative learning between people with shared interests. Communities often form around entrenched, complex problem-areas for which there are likely to be multiple solutions or approaches – the kinds of ‘wicked issues’1 that benefit from being considered from
Report estimating that clinical negligence costs in the NHS have increased by 72 per cent over the last five years and that costs could reach £2.6bn a year by 2022. It argues that there should be reasonable compensation for patients