Health Business News.....

GPs shortage crisis on the horizon

It has been revealed in a survey that the majority of GPs will take early retirement or leave the profession by the age of 60.

Doctors to Start Prescribing Boilers, Insulation and Double Glazing

GPs in England will soon be able to prescribe you a warmer home, thanks to a £3m funding pledge that sets aside money to help those whose health issues are caused by living in damp, poorly heated housing.

Manchester to control regions NHS budget

It has been reported that Greater Manchester will be the first the region to have full control of  £6 billion NHS spending as part of devolution of powers.


 Health Business Features.....

NHS does the business

Held in December, the Health Business Awards recognised examples of best practice and excellence throughout the NHS

Green energy for healthcare

Rising energy costs and strict legislation on carbon emissions are making renewable energy more appealing to hospitals. Here is a look at some hospitals embracing a greener type of energy

The information we handle

Why is information governance often seen as an obstacle – and can perceptions be changed? David Willis, head of information governance at Wrightington Hospital shares his thoughts

The burden on building owners

Building owners have to improve their knowledge of building maintenance techniques or face serious cost and legal problems, says Simon Carter, of Building & Engineering Services Association

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 Product Features.....

The Parking Professionals

Parking Management Solutions for the NHS

A shot in the arm for NHS admin teams

With the NHS now firmly in the General Election spotlight, the pressure for medical and healthcare providers to deliver more, for less is greater than ever.

Cut the Cost of Hospital Food Waste

Food waste is a very expensive problem for hospital kitchens. The amount of food waste being sent to landfill has risen steeply while at the same time, legislation around is tightening and costs for bagging and binning are increasing. 

Easing the Journey Towards ‘Paperless’

Rob Brown, OKI business manager for managed document services
Why does a company that is primarily involved in making and selling printers want to help the NHS and other health organisations to go paperless? It’s a good question.


 Supplier Profiles......

XMA Limited

We are XMA and Viglen. We develop, deliver and maintain innovative IT solutions that enhance how people learn, teach, govern, deliver healthcare and do business.

Zintilis Associates Risk and Performance

George M Zintilis, PhD, BSc (UCL), Chartered Engineer (MICE, MIMechE), specialises in Real Estate, Projects and Facilities activities in relation to performance, opportunity and risk management.

Wiltshire Enterprise

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