Health, Social Care and Homelessness (Archive)

DH:  1 in 10 men aged 50 have a heart age 10 years older than they are – (DH:  India’s major healthcare system development ~ DH:  New £13m funding to help hospital A&Es prepare for winter)

NHS England:  Chief Dental Officer will set out the “clear & compelling” economic case for oral health at Expo 2017 – (NHS England:  NHS commits to better care for expectant and new mums with mental ill health)

CQC:  Sir Paul Jenkins KCB QC (Hon) to lead investigation into CQC’s regulation of Colne Road

NHS Providers' winter warning update ~ Inaction could lead to yet more winter havoc, warns NHS Confederation

NHS Confederation - Brexit Health Alliance: Niall Dickson: Science paper is 'step in the right direction'

NAO:  Managing the costs of clinical negligence in trusts

Home Office:  Sarah Newton speech at mental health & policing conference

ScotGov:  Improving children’s oral health – (ScotGov:  NHS traineeships for disabled graduates ~ ScotGov:  Online support for mental health ~ ScotGov:  Frank’s Law)

WAG:  New Band 6 paramedic role to deliver enhanced care for patients in Wales – (WAG:  Families in Wales encouraged to “have the chat” about organ donation wishes)

EMA:  Facilitating submission of post-approval data – (EU News:  Reporting side effects of medicines)

Innovate UK:  Exploiting data to improve cancer care - apply for contracts

Link to latest news from the British Heart Foundation ~ Link to latest news from Cancer Research UK ~ Link to latest news from Diabetes UK ~ Link to latest news from Age UK

Homeless Link:  How will Universal Credit claimants experiencing homelessness be paid? – (HL:  How can we improve people’s experience of social care?)

NICE says benefits of breast cancer drug fulvestrant too uncertain to make it cost effective – (NICE:  Finding digital solutions to improve access to mental health care ~ NICE:  Raising awareness of Endometriosis ~ NICE:  Suspect endometriosis in women with chronic pelvic pain ~ NICE:  Look out for people at risk of having ADHD diagnosis missed)

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