Health, Social Care and Homelessness (Archive)

DH:  Fit for the future: public health people – (DH:  Junior doctors contract agreement ~ DH:  Hundreds visit Public Health England’s exhibition on PHE Harlow plans)

NHS England:  Audit reveals good news for heart patients ~ NHS England:  Data matters for disabled children, young people & their families ~ NHS England:  Commitment to Carers – improving carer health & wellbeing ~ NHS England:  Care is where the home is ~ NHS England:  Living with Dementia ~ ACE:  How arts & cultural projects are proving life doesn’t end when Dementia begins ~ NHS England:  Dozens of children have smoother adoption thanks to unique Sheffield scheme ~ Nursing, midwifery & care staff should lead change, says England’s Chief Nursing Officer ~ NHS to offer thousands more people a greater choice of care, with more control for wheelchair users over their provision ~ NHS must work with industry to harness the power of technology ~ NHS England sets out local NHS funding growth to 2020 ~ NHS England introduces new software to improve website accessibility ~ Allied Health Professionals mandate for change is shaping up ~ NHS England:  An exciting new dawn for mental health ~ NHS England:  Show courage to end mental health stigma)

CQC:  Rethink's anti-psychotic medication survey – our response – (CQC publishes report into people’s involvement in their care)

NHS Confederation supports ongoing junior doctor negotiations

Welsh NHS Confederation comments on waiting times

ScotGov:  Cancer increase due to aging population

LGA:  Illegal tobacco trade harming efforts to cut smoking, councils warn – (LGA:  Councils respond to Sport England strategy to tackle inactivity 19 May 2016)

Patients Association:  10 year high for cancelled operations – (Patients Association:  Patient safety compromised as 88% of CCGs not fully implementing antimicrobial guidelines ~ Patients Association:   Reshaping the Workforce)

Kings Fund:  Quality of care under threat as NHS enters watershed year

NICE:  People in prison should receive the same level of care as those outside, says NICE – (NICE:  Long term benefits of breast cancer drug pertuzumab too uncertain says NICE in draft guidance)

Homeless Link:  Under One Roof 2016: a homelessness A to Z – (Homeless Link:  The Queen's speech: implications for homelessness?)