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Simple ‘aftercare’ cuts NHS hospital readmissions

Costly hospital readmissions in geriatric patients could be nearly halved if the NHS offered simple follow-up ‘aftercare’ calls and home visits for patients.

Kings trust rated Requires Improvement by CQC

The Care Quality Commission has rated south London’s King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust as Requires Improvement overall.

Worst places for cancer care waits revealed

New analysis has revealed that nearly three-quarters of services are failing to treat cancer patients quickly enough.

The new measure for eye care waiting times will be published to ensure those at highest risk of eye disease get the treatment and regular ongoing care they need.

Folic acid, or vitamin B9, is essential to the development of a healthy baby during early pregnancy.

Racial disparity in people raising concerns about care

Patients from a black and minority ethnic background are less likely to raise concerns about the standard of care they receive.

 Health Business Features

HB Panel of Experts: Parking

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

Creating cleaner air for the UK’s most polluted hospitals

The Clean Air Hospital Framework is the world’s first step-by-step guide for hospitals to create cleaner air

Solutions and information to keep staff safe

Safety & Health Expo takes place at ExCeL London on 18-20 June, showcasing new solutions and products to an audience of over 13,000

Industry-led health technology event launches this October

Govnet Communications has announced the launch of its flagship health sector exhibition: HETT - Healthcare Excellence Through Technology 2019.

Empowering recovery through food

Craig Smith, chairman of the Hospital Caterers Association (HCA), explains why investing in high standards of catering is so important

The facilities management opportunity: As long as a ball of wool

What can a car company teach us about facilities management in the healthcare sector? Peter Brogan explores

 Health Sector Events

18/06/2019 to 20/06/2019

Facilities Show brings together over 12,000 facilities management professionals from around the world to source cost-effective solutions across all sectors.

18/06/2019 to 20/06/2019

Safety & Health Expo is the UK’s largest event for the health and safety sector, helping 13,000+ global professionals source innovative solutions across occupational health, wellbeing, PPE and more.

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. 


Event Diary

Safety & Health Expo is the UK’s largest event for the health and safety sector, helping 13,000+ global professionals source innovative solutions across occupational health, wellbeing, PPE and more.