Annual review of the epidemiology of Hepatitis C infection in Yorkshire and Humber: Field service Yorkshire and Humber – Public Health England

This report focuses on the epidemiology of hepatitis C in Yorkshire and Humber using mainly routinely available surveillance data.

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme Harrogate, Leeds and York – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in Harrogate, Leeds and York held on 18 and 19 March 2019.  

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Warrington And Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust held on 30 April 2019.  

Ms K Velagala v Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust: 2410254/2018 – HM Courts & Tribunals Service and Employment Tribunal

Employment Tribunal decision. The proceedings are dismissed following a withdrawal of the claim by the claimant.

Criminal Justice Project: Class A drug tests in Merseyside Police custody (2016/17 to 2018/19) – Liverpool John Moores University Public Health Institute

The Drug Interventions Programme often begins with the police drug testing individuals in the custody suite for specified Class A drugs (opiates and/or cocaine) following an arrest or charge. If detainees test positive, they are served with a Required Assessment

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: James Fletcher – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 1 May 2019 Deceased name: James Fletcher Coroners name: Tim Holloway Coroners Area: Blackpool & Fylde Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Barry Fullarton – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 17 May 2019 Deceased name: Barry Fullarton Coroners name: Andre Rebello Coroners Area: Liverpool and Wirral Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Cheshire and Wirral NHS Trust

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Peter Carroll – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 11 March 2019 Deceased name: Peter Carroll Coroners name: Jean Harkin Coroners Area: Manchester (City) Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: MFT Matters of Concern: The coroner

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Margaret Wilson – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 11 March 2019 Deceased name: Margaret Wilson Coroners name: Jean Harkin Coroners Area: Manchester (City) Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: MFT Matters of Concern: A blood

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Mellin Beard – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 17 May 2019 Deceased name: Mellin Beard Coroners name: Chris Morris Coroners Area: Manchester (South) Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: Tameside and Glossop Care NHS Trust;

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Diabetic Eye Screening Programme Doncaster & Bassetlaw – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Doncaster & Bassetlaw held on 21 March 2019.  

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme Lancashire – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit to Lancashire bowel cancer screening service, held on 28 and 29 November 2018.  

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme Bristol and Weston – Public Health England

This document collects findings from the quality assurance visit to Bristol and Weston, held on 15 and 16 January 2019.  The visit evaluated the bowel cancer screening programme, and was conducted by the PHE screening quality assurance service (SQAS).

Designing integrated care systems (ICSs) in England: An overview on the arrangements needed to build strong health and care systems across the country – NHS England

This guide sets out the different levels of management that make up an integrated care system, describing their core functions, the rationale behind them and how they will work together.

Regulation 28: Report to prevent future deaths: Katharine Dowling – Courts and Tribunal Judiciary

Date of report: 14 March 2019 Deceased name: Katharine Dowling Coroners name: Alan Moore Coroners Area: Cheshire Category: Hospital Death (Clinical Procedures and medical management) related deaths This report is being sent to: NHS England This inquest addressed a specific

All systems GP – Royal College of General Practitioners

A robust and joined-up IT system across the NHS needs to be prioritised before a technological ‘revolution’ in patient care can truly happen.  It is estimated that up to 80% of GP practices could soon be using outdated IT systems that

Integrating Health and Social Care: State or Market?: (IEA Current Controversies No.69) – Institute of Economic Affairs

Medical and nursing care have been separated from social care by deliberate design since the creation of the NHS. This is true with regard to the institutional and policy frameworks and also with regard to how care is provided in

Report to the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport into Cultural Issues related to allegations of Bullying and Harassment in NHS Highland – Scottish Government

An independent review report looking at cultural issues related to allegations of bullying and harassment in NHS Highland by John Sturrock, QC and mediator.  The report identifies there may be no greater leadership challenge in 2019 than to help people

Parity of Esteem: Delivering Physical Health Equality for those with Serious Mental Health Needs – Royal College of Nursing

RCN report giving an overview of the work it is doing to address the mortality gap between people with serious mental illness and the rest of the population as well as our work towards establishing parity of esteem between mental