Health, Social Care and Homelessness (Archive)

DH:  Up to 1,500 extra medical training places announced

NHS England:  Two local vanguard leaders explain what it means to be an integrated primary & acute care system (PACS) – (NHS England:  Why population health analytics will be vital for the vanguards ~ NHS England:  New cancer ratings published ~ NHS England:  Consultation - Commissioning Medicines in Children ~ NHS England announces major boost for general practice)

NHS Confederation:  New panel to reduce the burden of bureaucratic red tape in health & social care

Kings Fund:  Feedback from service users is crucial for improvement in maternity care

LGA responds to new research by Carers UK – (LGA responds to new survey by the British Lung Foundation about air pollution monitoring)

Cancer Research UK:  Men with a high genetic chance of bowel cancer could have lower risk with healthy lifestyles – (CRUK:  Genetic switch for cancer cells’ immortality revealed ~ CRUK:  Achilles Therapeutics launched with funds of £13.2m to develop immunotherapies for cancer)

BHF:  New research exploring heart disease link with painkillers for arthritis

CAB:  ESA review will bring "welcome security" to those living with long term health problems – (CAB:  Green paper “an opportunity to link up health & welfare” ~

ScotGov:  Child & adolescent mental health – (ScotGov:  Overseas doctors welcome in Scotland ~ ScotGov:  Parents urged to get 2-5 year olds ready to fight flu)

WAG:  Protect tomorrow by helping today: people encouraged to sign up to innovative research project

Welsh NHS Confederation comments on latest health service use figures

NICE recommends new drug osimertinib for hundreds of people with lung cancer
Secure Government Data storage: The importance of protecting the device and not just the network