Leading Large Scale Change: a practical guide: A guide to leading large scale change through complex health and social care environments – NHS England

Leading Large Scale Change: a practical guide has been produced by the NHS England Sustainable Improvement Team and the Horizons Team, NHS England, to help all those involved in seeking to achieve transformational change in complex health and care environments.

Medical Services and Social Care Sector Report – House of Commons Exiting the European Union Committee

House of Commons Committee on Exiting the European Union assessment of the impact of Brexit on the Medical Services and Social Care Sector.

The impact of redesigning urgent and emergency care in Northumberland Health Foundation consideration of findings from the Improvement Analytics Unit

The report highlights that reconfiguring NHS services takes time to generate the intended results and that robust, repeat evaluation can help to inform decisions and improvement.  To do this it considers the case of the early impact of changes to urgent

Quality Assurance visit report: Liverpool and Wirral Bowel Cancer Screening Centre – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit for the bowel cancer screening programme in Liverpool and Wirral screening centre held on 9 June 2016. Identifies 2 high priority issues: current accommodation for the SSP and administration teams is not ideal and

Screening Quality Assurance visit report: NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme – Black Country – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in the Black Country held on 10 January 2017. High priority findings were: the service should have at least one clinical skills trainer (CST) who holds or is working towards the certificate in assessing vocational

Quality Assurance report Antenatal and Newborn Screening Programmes Observations and recommendations from visit to One to One (NW) Ltd. – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit for the antenatal and newborn screening programmes in One to One (NW) Ltd held from 12 to 14 July 2016. The QA visit team observed that relationships with NHS providers in the locality were fragile. The

Quality Assurance visit to Warrington, Halton, St Helens and Knowsley Breast Screening Service – Public Health England

Executive summary of quality assurance (QA) visit in Warrington, Halton, St Helens and Knowsley held on 14 July 2016.  Found that: strategic planning is required particularly in relation to staffing, equipment replacement and accommodation. Current radiographic staffing levels are well below NHSBSP recommended

RightCare pathway: stroke – NHS RightCare

This pathway defines the key interlocking components for an optimal system for prevention and management and the priority higher value interventions that systems should focus on to address variation, improve outcomes, reduce cost and contribute toward a sustainable NHS.

The Rising Cost Of Clinical Negligence: Who Pays The Price?: (Clinical Negligence Costs: Striking a Balance) – Medical Protection Society

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

A Lung Health Service: Doncaster Pharmacy Direct Referral For Chest X-Ray: A project summary – Cancer Research UK

The Accelerate, Coordinate, Evaluate (ACE) Programme is an early diagnosis of cancer initiative focused on testing innovations that either identify individuals at high risk of cancer earlier or streamline diagnostic pathways. It was set-up to accelerate the pace of change in this area

STP analysis Greater Manchester – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Greater Manchester to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

STP analysis Humber, Coast & Vale – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Humber, Coast & Vale to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

STP analysis South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.    

STP analysis Northumberland, Tyne and Wear and North Durham – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Northumberland, Tyne and Wear and North Durham to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis West Yorkshire And Harrogate – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of West Yorkshire And Harrogate to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

STP analysis West, North and East Cumbria – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of West, North and East Cumbria to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis Cheshire and Merseyside – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Cheshire and Merseyside to identify its robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis Lancashire and South Cumbria – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Lancashire and South Cumbria to identify it’s robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.  

STP analysis Durham, Darlington, Teesside, Hambleton, Richmondshire and Whitby – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Analyses the STP plans of Durham, Darlington, Teesside, Hambleton,Richmondshire and Whitby to identify it’s robustness.  This summary has informed the wider report Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review.

Sustainability and Transformation Plans How serious are the proposals? A critical review – School of Health and Social Care, London South Bank University

Report that finds that overall the STPs are not ready for implementation, with the plans lacking a secure grounding in the current situation, and a robust evidence base to the changes proposed. Significant developments in the relationship between the NHS