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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 Cost of Decency – The NHS 5 Year Forward View

The NHS 5 Year Forward View was based on an assumption...

News from Nowhere – Your money or your data, ransomware

A significant number of NHS Trusts in England have been...

News from Nowhere – Change = Cuts? STPs?

Responding to hostile media reports about local...

Salaried General Practice: get stuck in before you have to?

In a letter published on Wednesday July 3rd 2016, Mr...

Labour and the NHS in Era 3 – Policy Challenges

Don Berwick, a North American fan of the NHS and critic of...

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