Health, Social Care and Homelessness (Archive)

DH:  Vaccine cuts cases of meningitis and septicaemia in UK infants – (DH:  Young children still exceeding sugar recommendation ~ DH:  New recommendations to address deaths from drug misuse published)

NHS England:  Hear how to address the MSK puzzle for commissioners, providers & patients at Expo – (Find out what the future holds for Urgent and Emergency Care at Expo ~ NHS England:  Plans launched for 7-day hospital pharmacy services ~ NHS England:  September is Cancer Month ~ NHS England:  Greater Manchester – providing a model for health and social care devolution ~ End of life care is everyone’s business, says NHS England lead ~ NHS England:  Rising medical damages awards are ‘main barrier’ to strengthening primary care ~ Nurses must help make the case for the change they want to see, says England’s Chief Nurse ~ More imagination needed in the health system says NHS England Director ~ NHS England:  School & mental health link pilots taking work further to help more young people ~ Comedian Ruby Wax packs out NHS Expo conference and talks mindfulness)

NHS England:  12 NHS Hospital trusts to trail blaze NHS’s Digital Revolution ~ techUK recommendations Included in Professor Robert Wachter's Review)

CQC:  My diabetes, my care: diabetes care review launched

MHRA:  Statement on Statins

National Information Board:  Progress on improving healthcare using data and technology

Kings Fund - Demand for NHS services soars to record levels

CMA publishes final report on private healthcare remittal

ScotGov:  Mental health statistics

WAG:  Could you make a difference to social care in Wales?

BHF:  New report claims First Aid skills could prevent 59% of deaths from injury

Homeless Link:  Announcing the launch of In-Form Community

NICE recommends Cancer Drugs Fund treatment for prostate cancer for routine NHS use – (NICE:  More options to be made available to treat hepatitis C ~ NICE:  Coil is more effective than pill as emergency contraception ~ Improving & integrating care the NICE way)