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Putting care back into health care

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Jo Bibby 24 April 2015
Over twenty years ago, my first job at the Department of Health was setting up the NHS Health Technology Assessment programme. At the same time, another programme was coming into being – the Coc...
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What can improvement contribute to solving the NHS productivity puzzle?

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Will Warburton 23 April 2015
Everyone loves a good jigsaw. But for policymakers trying to solve the UK productivity puzzle, it might feel like someone has hidden the picture on the front of the box, and several of the pieces have...
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Exploring the role of communications in quality improvement

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Alan Willson 22 April 2015
Having led small and large improvement efforts for over ten years, I realise that it took me a while to appreciate the importance of communication. ‘Communication’ usually takes pole posi...
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Why isn’t care planning happening in the NHS?

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Angela Coulter 21 April 2015
People with long-term conditions are being short-changed by the NHS. In January 2006, a government White Paper promised that they would be given the opportunity to shape their own care plans and succe...
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Analysis of the Green Party’s health pledges in the manifesto

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Emma Spencelayh 17 April 2015
All this week, we have been blogging on the launch of the election manifestos. Last but not least is our take on the Green party manifesto. On Tuesday, when the party released its manifesto ‘For...
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