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Demand for NHS services in Wales remains high


17 / 5 / 2018 9am

The latest NHS performance statistics for Wales improvement show improvement in almost every area, but demand remains high.

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A generation of vulnerable people with dementia is being failed, says NHS Confederation

17 / 5 / 2018 8.30am

Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, responds to today’s Alzheimer’s Society report on rising A&E admissions for people with dementia last year

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Suicide prevention funding is welcome and timely, says Mental Health Network

Mental health network

16 / 5 / 2018 1.02pm

The Mental Health Network responds to today's NHS England and Public Health England announcement of funding for suicide prevention

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Community Network will strengthen the voice of NHS community services

11 / 5 / 2018 1.57pm

A new network has been launched to represent the community services sector and forge better links with the rest of health and social care.

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Perinatal mental health investment will make enormous difference to many families, says Mental Health Network

Mental health network

08 / 5 / 2018 1.33pm

Sean Duggan, chief executive of the Mental Health Network, says today's announcement will make an enormous difference to families who desperately need it.

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NHS CONFEDERATION LECTURE: UK lags behind Europe on health spending, says Dr Jennifer Dixon

02 / 5 / 2018 9.15am

The NHS has done well but performance is "middling" compared with health systems in some other Western European countries, according to the chief executive of a leading independent health charity.

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GMC appraisals guidance is good news for doctors and patients, says NHS Confederation

02 / 5 / 2018 8.19am

NHS Confederation chief executive Niall Dickson responds to the GMC's updated guidance to help doctors with appraisals and revalidation

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NHS funding debate is opportunity for 'courage and leadership', says NHS Confederation

24 / 4 / 2018 9.42am

Responding to a letter by the Secretary of State for Health to Conservative MPs about NHS funding ideas and further signs of cross-party backbench pressure for action, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare system, said it was an opportunity for 'courage and leadership'.

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Patients deserve to be treated in the right place, at the right time and with dignity, says NHS Confederation

20 / 4 / 2018 8.33am

NHS Confederation responds to the latest NHS England figures for mixed-sex accommodation breaches

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MPs and peers urged to support reforms to curb rising costs of NHS clinical negligence claims

20 / 4 / 2018 7.42am

A coalition of organisations which represent the NHS and health professionals is calling for urgent action to reduce the £1.7 billion paid last year alone on clinical negligence in England. The value of claims in the pipeline is estimated to be a staggering £65 billion.

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A single, unified voice for community services | Matthew Winn

11 / 5 / 2018 11.32am

Matthew Winn explains the aims of the newly established Community Network that includes the NHS and not for profit organisations providing community health services

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