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Clinical nurse specialist Karen Walker explores the evolutionary journey of prostate cancer within hospitals and how the development of new technologies and treatments has contributed to improvements in outcomes
With the introduction of integrated care systems and integrated care partnerships, Susanne Hasselmann, outgoing chair of NHSCC’s lay member network, looks at the value lay members bring to the NHS
Anya Gopfert is a junior doctor and also a clinical fellow at the Health Foundation, where she focuses on the role of the NHS in prevention and improving health. The Health Foundation spoke to her about how the NHS can develop its role as a healthy employer.
The work of Pathway shows how services can be brought together to help homeless people with complex needs
Colette Brown, a co-ordinator of social prescribing link workers in Bristol, talks about how they help people deal with the circumstances of their lives and not just with their medical symptoms
Advancements in medical technology can bring huge benefits for patients and clinicians alike – but new approaches can also mean new risks. Dr Helen Hartley, Head of Underwriting Policy at Medical Protection, looks at where the liability lies for artificial intelligence
Simon Bradley, GP, shares what his day will look like in the not-so-distant future
Professor Helen Jayne Stokes-Lampard, chair of the Royal College of General Practitioners, reflects on the recent commitment to make personalised care ‘business as usual’ for 2.5 million people by 2024
NHS England’s National Clinical Director for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and the Chief Executive of the British Heart Foundation share their thoughts on the new GP contract and the positive impact that the changes could have on the outcomes and quality of life for people across the country
With the recent release of Dr Nigel Watson's 'GP Partnership Review', Oliver Pool, partner at VWV, examines the key points raised in the report and the overall evolution of the partnership model, more importantly Limited Liability Partnerships
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