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Is the NHS up for sale, and could a post-Brexit trade agreement with the USA lead to the privatisation of the NHS? Kate Ling, senior European policy manager at the NHS Confederation gives her views.
As the multiple applications of LFR technology emerge, including in the medical sector, barrister John Goss outlines some of the issues surrounding its use
When education is delivered well, everybody wins, but many CCGs may need to rethink their diabetes education strategies to offer greater choice, extending delivery beyond a common reliance on a single provider, argues Nadine Miles, Director of Market Development at Spirit Health Group
A vision for how digital technology combined with a population health management programme could be a game changer for health inequalities
There is a growing awareness of the human cost, not only on those who need care, but also on their families, writes Niall Dickson, Chief Executive of the NHS Confederation, as he looks at the new government and the social care crisis
The announcement of a £1.8bn cash injection for NHS capital infrastructure projects has generated lively debate. Ben Gershlick, Senior Economist at the Health Foundation, explores how new the new money is, and if it is enough
GPs need to develop unified working and communication practices to make the shift from a corner shop model to one that can compete for the attention of those attracted to online providers such as Babylon, argues Paul Bensley, MD of GP communications solution provider X-on
David Pearson, Independent Chair of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care System, talks about the impact working in partnership across health and care is having on the people of Nottingham and Nottinghamshire
On the announcement of the 2018-19 figures for personal health budgets, the Director of Personalised Care at NHS England and Improvement sets out the case for their valued innovation and how they can transform people’s lives
Primary care networks have now gone live. Yet despite their potential to improve primary care, how they’ll develop, and what changes patients can expect to notice remains unclear.
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