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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

The BMA – Ignominious defeat?

The BMA has called off the junior doctors strikes planned...

Research priorities need to be set in order to improve social work with adults

The adult social work sector in England needs to urgently...

The Machine Stops – Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

The crash of the electronic pathology report system at...

Planning blight?

The NHS is a planned health service, right? Command and...

The weekend effect on death rates

Health Economics is not exactly light entertainment, but...

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