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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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Promoting person-centred care

Through our work with healthcare professionals and people...

Poverty and health costs the UK £78bn

Dealing with the effects of poverty costs the UK £78bn a...

New smart-phone app could prevent emergency hospital readmissions

International leaders in patient experience measurement...

Improving Hospital Care

Barnsley Hospital is only the second in the country to...

Further industrial action as government refuses to address junior doctors contract concerns

The BMA has confirmed that junior doctors in England will...

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