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Confed17: The countdown begins

18 / 5 / 2017 11.35am

With just a few weeks to go until the UK’s premier gathering of senior health and care leaders, the countdown to Confed17 has officially begun!

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Politicians urged to back NHS with solid manifesto commitments

03 / 5 / 2017 9.58am

The NHS Confederation has urged political parties to throw their weight behind the UK’s health and social care services by committing to ten policy proposals in upcoming manifestos – and delivering them when in government.

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Manifesto for Better Mental Health

Mental health network

02 / 5 / 2017 1.10pm

The Mental Health Policy Group which includes the Mental Health Network has published its 2017 election manifesto

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Mental health in the NHS delivery plan

Mental health network

31 / 3 / 2017 9am

Two years on from the publication of the NHS Five Year Forward View, NHS England has published an updated delivery plan ‘next steps on the Five Year Forward View’.

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Ambitious NHS plan a ‘leap in the dark’, Confed chief warns

31 / 3 / 2017 12.01am

The NHS in England has no alternative but to embark on an ambitious transformation plan that poses significant risks and is a leap in the dark, the head of the NHS Confederation has warned.

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Cavendish Coalition calls for workforce safeguards following Article 50

29 / 3 / 2017 4.16pm

A coalition of leading health and social care organisations has responded to the triggering of Article 50 by calling on the government to safeguard the UK’s ability to recruit and retain staff with the skills needed to deliver high-quality health and social care to local communities.

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Dickson: Quality of care more important issue than provider

NHS partners network

27 / 3 / 2017 3.59pm

The chief executive of the NHS Confederation has stressed the need to focus on quality of care rather than what type of organisation is providing it.

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2017/18 NHS Mandate and mental health

Mental health network

21 / 3 / 2017 9.32am

The Department of Health has published the NHS mandate for 2017-18. This sets out the government’s objectives for NHS England, as well as its budget.

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Brexit and the mental health sector

Mental health network

20 / 3 / 2017 9am

Read about the presentation given at this year's Mental Health Network annual conference outlining the potential implications of Brexit on mental health services.

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Five Year Forward View for Mental Health one year on

Mental health network

02 / 3 / 2017 8.53am

NHS England has published an overview of the progress of the first year of the mental health taskforce report, the Five Year Forward View for Mental Health.

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The NHS had a wake-up call after the WannaCry cyberattacks – what is Europe doing to respond? | Sarah Collen

21 / 6 / 2017 11.03am

Recent cyberattacks show a consolidated effort is needed to prepare the NHS for any future cyber security incidents, writes European policy expert, Sarah Collen.

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