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Patient meals under threat from no-deal Brexit

The Department of Health and Social Care has written to all NHS trusts warning that hospital food is at risk from a no-deal Brexit.

Self Care Week targets 22 million people

With Self Care Week launching, more than 22 million people are being targeted to better look after their own health.

Specialist support for veterans across whole of NHS

NHS leaders have pledged to make specialist health support for veterans available in every part of the health service across the country.

Instant messaging services ‘vital’ during crisis

New NHS guidance will help doctors, nurses and other health staff use instant messaging safely to co-ordinate patients’ care during emergencies.

Plans for discharge dates within 24 hours for Lancashire

Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust will discharge patients within just 24 hours of being admitted under a new scheme.

Ambulance trust remains in special measures

The CQC has welcomed improvements at South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, but leaves the trust in special measures.

 Health Business Features

Leveraging IoT to improve the patient experience

Paul Timms discusses some of the potential benefits of using IoT as a basis to transform efficiency and improve the patient experience

Technology-enabled care and OTs

Richard Turner asks whether more efficient technology-enabled care is the solution for the occupational therapy workforce?

Accessing a wide range of consultancy expertise

 Phil Davies describes how the new Multidisciplinary Consultancy Services Framework is delivering better services for the populations they serve

Volunteers at the heart of the NHS

Having supported the NHS since it started 70 years ago, Sam Ward explains how Royal Voluntary Service volunteers are still at the heart of the NHS today

Five tests for the new NHS long term plan

The NHS long term plan must work towards meeting operational and financial targets, says NHS Providers' Ferelith Gaze

Accessible education for diabetes healthcare professionals

Diabetes Professional Care will return to Olympia, London, on 14-15 November. We preview the show

 Health Sector Events

14/11/2018 to 15/11/2018

Diabetes Professional Care (DPC) is a free-to-attend, CPD-accredited, conference and exhibition for healthcare professionals (HCPs) involved in the prevention, treatment and management of diabetes, and its related conditions.

22/11/2018

This Westminster Health Forum seminar will discuss the future of funding in the NHS, looking at priority areas, productivity and integration.

Event Diary

Diabetes Professional Care (DPC) is a free-to-attend, CPD-accredited, conference and exhibition for healthcare professionals (HCPs) involved in the prevention, treatment and management of diabetes, and its related conditions.

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