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Further drop in nursing students beginning training

The number of students starting nursing courses in England for 2018-2019 has dropped by more than 500 places.

New funding for social care information sharing

£1.4 million will help demonstrate how digital information sharing can improve care and support for people needing social care services.

Digital appointment comms for Lincolnshire’s hospitals

New technology is being introduced in Lincolnshire’s hospitals that will allow patients to receive appointment letters via text.

NHS England promoting careers in the NHS

Marking the 70th anniversary of the NHS, Yvonne Coghill is visiting a London college to help promote careers in the NHS.

Stoptober campaign gears up with support advice

PHE is encouraging people to join in the Stoptober campaign to quit smoking, but advises that the right support is essential.

Career change nurses can take up clinical roles

A new pan-London campaign is aiming to attract nurses and midwives into clinical research roles to reduce the number leaving the profession.

 Health Business Features

The conflict of charging for hospital parking

The BPA explain how hospital parking charges can be managed sensitively by taking into account the needs of patients and visitors

User-driven processes for digital integration

Building the perfect healthcare data-sharing platform means helping clinicians to build the perfect system for patients. Saduf Ali-Drakesmith explains why

How can we fix NHS estates?

How can the NHS modernise its estate to deliver world-class care, while using tax payers’ funds efficiently? Claire Tew and John Wingfield-Hill explore

Preparing to handle the next WannaCry type incident

Shalen Sehgal discusses GDPR implications for healthcare providers and what steps can be taken to mitigate business disruption events

Inclusive environments for patients with hearing loss

Andrew Thomas looks at why NHS trusts should assess their hearing loop provision and the potential costs of not listening to those who can’t hear

How to get NHS estates fit for the future

Helen Buckingham looks at the importance of estates strategies and why healthcare infrastructure is the key enabler to the delivery of better care

 Health Sector Events

25/09/2018 to 26/09/2018

The UK Health Show, now in its third year and set to attract over 5000 professionals, is the UK's leading show connecting senior healthcare decision makers, managers, influencers and buyers from across the NHS and the entire UK health sector.

30/09/2018 to 02/10/2018

The Infection Prevention Society (IPS) is pleased to announce that registration for its annual conference, Infection Prevention 2018, is now open.

09/10/2018 to 10/10/2018

To create high-quality patient environments, you need the right products, services and equipment.

Event Diary

The UK Health Show, now in its third year and set to attract over 5000 professionals, is the UK's leading show connecting senior healthcare decision makers, managers, influencers and buyers from across the NHS and the entire UK health sector.

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