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Remove 'disconnect' between quality and finance, say health leaders

Looking at quality and costs together, rather than in isolation, will lead to better value and improved care for patients, according to clinical and financial leaders in the NHS. more

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Plans to improve primary care published

The Department of Health and NHS England have today unveiled plans to transform primary care, which will see 800,000 people with the most complex needs experience a 'step-change' in their care, the organisations say. more

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Complaints process must be clearer

The health service will need to make the complaints process clearer for patients, as reforms to the NHS have made it more difficult to know where to go or who to talk to to raise concerns, the NHS Confederation’s director of policy said today (14 April). more

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Monitor unveils risk-based approach to regulation

Supporting radical change in the health service while 'managing the risks of failure' will lie at the heart of Monitor's work over the next three years, the watchdog has said. more

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CQC launches consultation on new approach to inspections and ratings

Detailed guidance on how the Care Quality Commission will regulate, inspect and rate a range of NHS services has today (9 April) been published, launching a two-month long consultation on the organisation’s new approach to inspecting and rating services. more


Spark a debate on NHS Voices

If you want to spark a debate on the issues that matter most to you, make your voice heard on NHS Voices, one of the health sector's most popular blog sites. more


Restrictions lifted on chair and non-executive director appointments

From 14 April, NHS legislation will be amended to remove a number of restrictions on who the NHS Trust Development Authority (TDA) can appoint as chairs and non-executive directors at NHS trusts. more

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