Health Business News.....
A series of studies published in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) has examined the association between air pollution and health, determining that air pollution is linked to a higher risk of stroke.
Schools across the UK are to receive new advice to improve the understanding and teaching of mental health, in an attempt to tackle the stigma surrounding the subject in schools.
- £25m for voluntary sector to help vunerable children
- Partnerships the key for Acute Trusts, says new Kings Fund report
- Preventing children's mental health escalating
- Genome Sequencing patients
- $100m Dementia Discovery Fund
- NHS Trust put into special measures
- £1.25bn boost for mental health services
- Chronic kidney disease website launch
- Enhanced Tariff Option
- A third of CCGs now approved to jointly commission GP services
Health Business Features.....
With one in ten children needing support or treatment for mental health problems, the government has announced a five year plan to improve services, along with a funding boost from the recent budget announcement.
Following a second round of funding allocated from the Nursing Technology Fund, NHS England’s Beverley Bryant looks at how the smarter use of modern technology is transforming patient care
When it comes to furniture and mental health, there is more than initially meets the eye, says Dr Evangelia Chrysikou, director of research at the Design In Mental Health Network
Hospitals are struggling with high patient demand and a severe lack of bed space. The MPBA’s Jackie Maginnis examines how the modular and portable building industry can help the situation
Healthcare IT is no longer for back office staff and techno-whizzes. A packed conference of health ministers and the Chief Executive and Medical Director of the NHS made sure that was the message delivered to more than 2,000 delegates at the first ever UK e-Health Week.
In response to recent reports putting the NHS under pressure to reduce spend and improve energy efficiency measures, ARI-Armaturen UK Ltd has been increasing its affiliation with the NHS in order to help achieve more efficient energy management of estates and facilities.
Secure furniture solutions have developed a unique anti ligature wardrobe.
Electronic Forms or eForms, have been around for a few short years. Mobile or tablet devices are more recent, and have made a huge impact on our computing experience.
Mental ill health is one of Britain’s biggest social problems. Mental health problems account for nearly 40% of people on incapacity benefit and a take up a third of all GPs’ time.
Cynergy is made up of a team of engagement specialists who between them have helped hundreds of organisations achieve lasting transformation.