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May encourages ‘social prescribing’ in Loneliness Strategy

Theresa May has launched the first strategy to tackle loneliness, claiming it to be ‘one of the greatest public health challenges of our time’.

Children’s health in England falling behind every countries

A new report has warned that England is falling behind other countries on obesity, mental health and infant deaths.

£32 million for antimicrobial resistance research

The Department of Health and Social Care will award up to £32 million of capital funding for research into antimicrobial resistance.

Breast cancer patients abandoned due to nursing shortage

A charity has warned that thousands of incurable breast cancer patients are being denied crucial nursing care.

Warning over lack of preparation for winter

Warning that the funding intended to add capacity to winter capabilities in the NHS has already been spent dealing with record summer demand.

Visa leniency for doctors only temporary

Sajid Javid has said that the government’s decision to allow many more overseas doctors and nurses to work in the NHS was only temporary.

 Health Business Features

Five tests for the new NHS long term plan

The NHS long term plan must work towards meeting operational and financial targets, says NHS Providers' Ferelith Gaze

Accessible education for diabetes healthcare professionals

Diabetes Professional Care will return to Olympia, London, on 14-15 November. We preview the show

Time to refresh an ageing NHS fleet

Will new ambulance funding improve patient care and deliver efficiencies to the NHS? Health Business explores

Is Brexit set to worsen strain on the NHS?

Access to EU staff is integral to the survival of UK healthcare says Damon Culbert, who argues for an immigration plan fit for this purpose

Five ways public sector managers can ignite innovation

It’s crucial that managers and leaders foster a culture of innovation and creative thinking within their teams, writes Gabriella Goddard

Achieving a bacteria-free hospital ward

What steps should be embraced in hospitals to fight infection and how can these help to eliminate the risk of illnesses?

 Health Sector Events

14/11/2018 to 15/11/2018

Diabetes Professional Care (DPC) is a free-to-attend, CPD-accredited, conference and exhibition for healthcare professionals (HCPs) involved in the prevention, treatment and management of diabetes, and its related conditions.

22/11/2018

This Westminster Health Forum seminar will discuss the future of funding in the NHS, looking at priority areas, productivity and integration.

Event Diary

Diabetes Professional Care (DPC) is a free-to-attend, CPD-accredited, conference and exhibition for healthcare professionals (HCPs) involved in the prevention, treatment and management of diabetes, and its related conditions.