Health Business News.....
David Cameron said that more than 7.5 million people will be offered increased access to their GP services through extended opening times and new consultation methods using video-phone services, email and phone.
Anglia Ruskin University scientists have developed a tool for surgeons to reduce knee replacement operations, which could potentially save the NHS millions of pounds a year.
The Department of Health began accumulating Tamiflu in 2006 in response to the increasing concerns about bird flu. Official estimates suggest that ministers have spent £424 million backing up supplies of the flu drug.
- Traditional Chinese medicine may become available on the NHS
- Female GPs outnumber men for first time in NHS history
- Childhood MenB vaccine to be introduced
- Rise in prescription and dental charges
- Hospital closure bill passed
- New nursing apprenticeships
- Driver training for Liverpool Blood & Transplant drivers
- Obligatory counter-terror measure in enhanced services contracts for GPs
- IHM introduces new professional development programme
- New plan to get sick back into work
Health Business Features.....
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents briefs our readers on the importance of a strategic approach to staff safety and advises on how hospitals can formulate a tailored risk plan
Increasing amounts of research from across the world is supporting an irrefutable connection between plants in buildings and in urban open-spaces and the improved health and wellbeing of those exposed to a ‘green’ environment. Jonathan Tame, technical officer for the British Association of Landscape Industries explores what this means for those recovering in a healthcare setting
Hospitals are complex environments, and for patients, staff and visitors the ability to get from one part of the facility to another quickly, efficiently and without worry is an important one. David Watts explores what effective wayfinding should look like
Susan Francis and James Chapman of the Design council’s Cabe Team explain how high-quality care environments can be delivered with tight budgets through expertise and leadership
After many months of research and development at Decorative Panels Lamination, dp-BioCote Quartz is here and ready to clean up in the market place.
Bound by strict regulations and with a potentially confusing range of classifications, effective healthcare waste management can seem a tall challenge. But having a clear method of segregating clinical waste at the point of generation can make the process much simpler – and significantly reduce costs. Clare Noble, Managing Director at PHS Wastemanagement, explains how clinical waste need not cause a headache.
Conference Hertfordshire, University of Hertfordshire’s conferencing subsidiary, are preparing for a very exciting 2015 – with 1600 brand new bedrooms being built on their College Lane Campus, and a new website about to launch.
We are the market leader in re designing GP appointment systems and specialise in demand management. We are a GP led company with a team of associates made from practice managers.
Local Parking Security Ltd are specialists in Car Park Management Nationwide, with over 25 years’ experience in the parking industry.
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