Employment Advisers in Improving Access to Psychological Therapies: Process Evaluation Report – Department for Work and Pensions and Department of Health and Social Care

This research looks at stakeholder views of the Employment Advisers in Improving Access to Psychological Therapies pilot which began in March 2018. The Employment Advisers in Improving Access to Psychological Therapies pilot provides tailored employment support to people with depression and

Forty-First Annual Report On Senior Salaries 2019: (Report No. 91) – Office of Manpower Economics, Senior Salaries Review Body , Cabinet Office, Department of Health and Social Care, Home Office, Ministry of Defence, and Ministry of Justice

This report sets out recommendations from the Senior Salaries Review Body on the pay of senior civil servants and executive and senior managers in the Department of Health and Social Care’s arm’s length bodies. This report sets out the SSRB’s analysis of

National Infection Service Specialist Microbiology Network: Specialist Microbiology Network Public Health Laboratory London – Public Health England

This document details the microbiology services provided by the London public health laboratory, to communicable disease control consultants in local health protection units.

The Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework for 2019/20 to 2023/24: supporting delivery for the NHS Long Term Plan – Department of Health and Social Care

The new contractual arrangements will come into force from 1 October 2019 and will help to deliver the ambitions set out in the NHS Long Term Plan.  It presents a 5-year deal setting out how community pharmacy will support delivery of

A short summary of The Community Pharmacy Contractual Framework for 2019/20 to 2023/24: supporting delivery for the NHS Long Term Plan – NHS England and NHS Improvement

The document is a summary of changes to the community pharmacy contractual framework for 2019/20 to 2023/24, which was published jointly by the Department of Health and Social Care, the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC).

Community pharmacy contractual framework: Letter from Ed Waller – NHS England and NHS Improvement

Letter from from Ed Waller to the Directors of Commissioning, Regional Heads of Primary Care, Heads of Primary Care, CCG Clinical Leads and Accountable Officers about the community pharmacy contractual framework.

Transforming elective care services radiology: Learning from the Elective Care Development Collaborative – NHS England

This handbook is for commissioners, providers and those leading the local transformation of radiology elective care services. It describes what local health and care systems can do to transform radiology elective care services at pace, why this is necessary and

Transforming elective care services neurology: Learning from the Elective Care Development Collaborative – NHS England

This handbook is for commissioners, providers and those leading the local transformation of neurology elective care services. It describes what local health and care systems can do to transform neurology elective care services at pace, why this is necessary and

Transforming elective care services general medicine: Learning from the Elective Care Development Collaborative – NHS England

This handbook is for commissioners, providers and those leading the local transformation of general medicine elective care services. It describes what local health and care systems can do to transform general medicine elective care services at pace, why this is

Social Workers and a new Mental Health Act – All-Party Parliamentary Group on Social Work

Report in response to the Independent Review of the Mental health Act 1983, that calls on the Government and NHS Trusts to recognise the social factors of mental health distress and promote the social model of health within new mental

NHS Pay Review Body: Thirty-Second Report 2019 – Office of Manpower Economics, NHS Pay Review Body, and Department of Health and Social Care

This report sets out the NHSPRB’s analysis of evidence provided by relevant organisations and makes observations on the pay of NHS staff paid under Agenda for Change for 2019/20. The UK Government responded to the report in Parliament. The NHSPRB

Review Body on Doctors’ and Dentists’ Remuneration 47th Report: 2019 – Office of Manpower Economics, Review Body on Doctors’ and Dentists’ Remuneration, and Department of Health and Social Care

This report sets out the DDRB’s analysis of evidence given by relevant organisations and makes recommendations for doctors’ and dentists’ pay and associated issues in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. In this report the DDRB provides independent advice on the pay of

Information sharing protocol across secure and detained settings – NHS England

This document is an overarching agreement between the parties to regulate the sharing of specific Personal Sensitive Data (PSD as defined in the Data Protection Act 2018 and General Data Protection Regulation 2018. It provides a framework for assuring the safeguarding

Planning to Safely Reduce Avoidable Conveyance Ambulance Improvement Programme – NHS England

This document aims to support ambulance services, lead commissioners and Sustainability & Transformation Partnerships / Integrated Care Systems to safely reduce the number of people conveyed to an Emergency Department (ED).

Annual report and accounts 2018/19 – NHS Resolution

Annual report that identifies that in 2018/19 there were 10,678 new clinical negligence claims, compared to 10,673 in 2017/18. Liabilities arising from claims under all of the indemnity schemes have increased by £6.4 billion to a total of £83.4 billion,

Drug-related Deaths in Scotland in 2018 – National Records of Scotland

This report states that last year, Scotland saw a total of 1187 drug related deaths, the highest rate ever recorded and more than double the 574 deaths in 2008. It is the highest rate in Europe, and for the first

Care in Places: Inequalities in local authority adult social care spending power – Salvation Army

Salvation army report that finds there is significantly less money to care for older people who live in rural areas across England.  Adult Social Care is largely funded by local business rates, council tax and other local charges but areas with

Sparking change in public systems: The 100 Day Challenge – Nesta

Front-line practitioners and people who rely on health and care services have unrivalled expertise in how the system operates, but often have little influence or ownership over change. The 100 Day Challenge allows front-line staff and citizens to collaborate and

Report of UK National Reference Laboratory for Food Microbiology: Activities for Listeria monocytogenes, coagulase positive staphylococci, Escherichia coli (including STEC), Campylobacter, Salmonella and antimicrobial resistance – Public Health England

Public Health England provides the service of the UK’s national reference laboratory (NRL) for food microbiology for the following work areas: Listeria monocytogenes coagulase-positive staphylococci Escherichia coli (including VTEC) campylobacter salmonella antimicrobial resistance Theis annual report summarises the activities of

Failures In Communication Or Follow-Up Of Unexpected Significant Radiological Findings – Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch

Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch report demonstrating where technology could play a pivotal role in reducing harm caused by failures in communication or follow-up of unexpected significant radiological findings. The investigation also makes three other recommendations in relation to following up