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STATE OF THE UK’S WELLNESS REVEALED… AND THERE’S ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT

On average, Brits spend over eight hours a week on ‘me...

The smart way to safeguard against Legionella in hospitals and healthcare

Not even healthcare organisations are exempt from...

The Third Era of health and social care

The Third Era group is a small network of academics, care...

Era 3 – A Better Care System; Design Principles and Assumptions

A “Vision” might be an overstatement but there has to be a...

Online assessment helps people understand their risk of Colorectal Cancer

A free online ‘risk assessment’ from a leading U.S.-based...

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From The Blog

Nurses three times more likely to experience domestic abuse

Nurses are three times more likely to have experienced...

Market woes at Capita and in private healthcare

The News from Nowhere team pick up on some Capita woes,...

How speech recognition technology can reduce clinical documentation workload

The rise on rise of technology has triggered a fourth...

Receptionists could put people off seeing their GP

FORTY PER CENT of people say that having to talk through...

Macmillan Cancer Support responds to Carers UK’s report Pressure Points

Responding to Carers UK’s report Pressure Points,...

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