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Healthcare groups

This briefing summarises key learning from those who have already had involvement in developing healthcare groups.

1 May 2013

Papering over the cracks

This briefing outlines the current demographic and financial realities of social care and how these impact upon the NHS.

24 September 2012

Delivering dignity

Recommendations on how to tackle the underlying causes of poor care for older people in hospitals and care.

14 June 2012

Managing industrial action guidelines

NHS organisations must recognise that their members of staff have a right to take industrial action without it being held against them in any way.

5 October 2011

Any Qualified Provider

This paper looks at the introduction of the Any Qualified Provider (AQP) policy and debates the different models under which AQP may operate.

28 June 2011

The triumph of hope over experience

This report looks at the available evidence about the pattern of reorganisation, why there’s so much of it and why it often fails.

18 June 2010

Talking it through

This report discusses how PCTs can communicate important decisions locally in a transparent way to help improve public understanding.

30 March 2010

What's it all for?

Joint Independent Healthcare Advisory Services, NHS Confederation report sets out recommendations for reducing unnecessary bureaucracy in regulation

5 June 2009

Fair for all, not free-for-all

This briefing sets out examples of good practice in car parking in the NHS and suggests five principles for fair car parking and transport policies.

1 January 2009

Partnership working

This briefing looks at how the NHS and local government can work better in partnership and support each other through the challenging times ahead.

4 March 2007

Building back inclusively: the evidence

Analysis of the latest data* and trends in waiting times, the impact on inequalities and what the NHS and patients can expect unless action is taken.

24 September 2021