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Deputy Chief People Officer for NHS appointed

NHS England and NHS Improvement have appointed Professor Em Wilkinson-Brice to the role of Deputy Chief People Officer.

North West organisations sign Healthy Weight Declaration

North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust is among a number of organisations in the North West to sign up to the Food Active Healthy Weight Declaration.

Better Care Fund renewed for 2019 to 2020

Ministers have confirmed that the Better Care Fund will be renewed for 2019 to 2020, bringing the pooled funding to over £6.4 billion.

Shorter courses encouraged when prescribing antibiotics

People are being prescribed unnecessarily long courses of antibiotics which may increase their risk of developing antibiotic resistant infections.

£10 million for nine air ambulance charities

Nine air ambulance charities across England will receive a share of £10 million funding.

Increase in 12 hours waits in Welsh A&E

The number of patients waiting more than 12 hours in hospital emergency departments is four times what it was five years ago.

 Health Business Features

Interpreting in the NHS

Jakub Sacharczuk looks at interpreting within the NHS including best practice and technology developments

Digital records – just what the doctor ordered

Linda Watts shares Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust’s paperless journey to date, and explains how deploying an EDMS has resulted in faster patient care

The Shortage Occupation List and Brexit

Pia Subramaniam discusses changes made to the Shortage Occupation List and how these are likely to impact the UK health sector

Tory leadership: the candidates and the NHS

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have been revealed as the final two MPs in the race to become leader of the Conservative Party.

Leading the fight against NHS fraud

Susan Frith, CEO of the NHS Counter Fraud Authority, discusses collaborative counter fraud work and the importance of reporting fraud

HB Panel of Experts: Parking

In our first Health Business Panel of Experts we discuss the current state of parking on NHS sites

 Health Sector Events

18/09/2019 to 19/09/2019

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery. 


30/10/2019 to 31/10/2019

Simplifying clinical lab procurement at the UK’s only lab-dedicated showcase

Event Diary

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery.