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Colossal pressure on services shows why health leaders fear the most difficult winter on record

09 / 12 / 2019 7.02am

Niall Dickson responds to the Royal College of Emergency Medicine's winter flow data

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NHS Confederation and OVID Health win campaign award on fixing social care

06 / 12 / 2019 2.04pm

The NHS Confederation and OVID Consulting have won a widely and hotly contested award at the annual PRCA Public Affairs Awards

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Further evidence social care crisis damaging patient care

04 / 12 / 2019 10.34am

Responding to Age UK’s analysis, Nick Ville, director of policy at the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said further evidence social care crisis damaging patient care.

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UK must send clear message of welcome to international health and care staff

04 / 12 / 2019 8.30am

Responding to the briefing by the Nuffield Trust on international staff in health and care, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said UK must send clear message of welcome to international health and care staff

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Social care action needed as requests for help rise

03 / 12 / 2019 12.31pm

Responding to NHS Digital’s Health Survey for England 2018, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said social care action needed as requests for help rise

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Patient delays in ambulances symptom of intolerable NHS pressure

29 / 11 / 2019 1.19pm

Responding to Labour ambulance figures Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said patient delays in ambulances symptom of intolerable NHS pressure

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Latest vacancy figures more evidence NHS teams under intolerable strain

28 / 11 / 2019 3.12pm

The latest vacancy figures published by NHS Digital show NHS teams are under intolerable strain, the NHS Confederation has said.

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Next government must fix social care or fail nation’s most vulnerable, says NHS Confederation

28 / 11 / 2019 6.24am

Responding to the Nuffield Trust's analysis on the social care workforce, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said next government must fix social care or fail nation’s most vulnerable, says NHS Confederation

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Health Foundation report shows NHS workforce in a precarious position, says NHS Confederation

27 / 11 / 2019 10.30pm

Responding to the Health Foundation’s workforce trends report, Niall Dickson, chief executive at the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said Health Foundation report shows NHS workforce in a precarious position, says NHS Confederation

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Wake up before it is too late

27 / 11 / 2019 12.58pm

Responding to the ADASS Autumn Survey, Niall Dickson, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said wake up before it is too late

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