Health, Social Care and Homelessness (Archive)

DH:  Approaching 80? Make sure you have had your shingles vaccine

NHS England:  Technology has helped transform care – (NHS England:  EU are all highly valued ~ Revolutionising UK lung cancer management ~ NHS England:  I salute the new e-learning programme)

CQC seeks ‘Tell us about your care’ partners for 2016/17 (June update) – (CQC:  Review of children’s cardiac case notes)

ScotGov:  Breast screening review – (ScotGov:  Access to cancer treatment)

WAG:  Physiotherapists crucial in keeping NHS on its feet – (WAG:  Legislation to increase transparency in social care unveiled ~ WAG:  Emergency ambulance responsiveness continues to improve ~ WAG:  Masterplan funding announced for Wellness & Life Science Village ~ WAG:  Preventing homelessness and adverse childhood experiences are top of Communities Secretary’s agenda)

Welsh NHS Confederation statement on EU referendum)

Kings Fund:  Evidence says don’t get distracted by creating new roles to deliver integrated care

Food Standards Agency:  Listeriosis guidance published

techUK:  Health & social care start-up? Exhibit at EHI Live for free!

EU News:  New cell-based therapy to support stem cell transplantation in patients with high-risk blood cancer – (Dietary reference values: advice on vitamin B6 ~ EMA warns that Noxafil tablets & oral suspension have different doses and are not interchangeable ~ EU News:  Start of review of medicines manufactured at Pharmaceutics International Inc., USA ~ The role of single-arm trials in the authorisation of new cancer medicines)

ESRC:  Pioneering treatment helps deliberate firesetters

Innovate UK:  New ways to meet health challenges - apply for business contracts

DWP:  Reforms to support social sector tenants

Ofsted:  Sir Michael Wilshaw launches Ofsted’s Social Care Annual Report 2016 ~ LGA responds to Ofsted social care annual report – (Ofsted:  Strong leadership vital for children’s services improvement)

DCLG:  New stats show councils prioritising adult social care

Homeless Link:  Cardboard Citizens perform Cathy Come Home - 5th July at the Barbican – (HL:  UK SAYS NO MORE – we join campaign to end domestic violence and sexual assault)