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New digital health records for Welsh hospital

The Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend is now offering a growing number of its outpatients access to their personal online health record.

Young people being treated for type 2 diabetes rising

The number of children and young people being treated for type 2 diabetes has risen from 507 to 715 in four years.

Major trauma centres saved 1,600 additional patients

The NHS in England has saved an extra 1,600 patients with severe injuries since major trauma centres were established in 2012.

Plea for applicants for learning disability nursing

The Royal College of Nursing is urging for urgent investment to attract more applicants into learning disability nursing.

Average GP working less than three-and-a-half days a week

New research has revealed that the average GP is now working less than three-an-a-half days a week.

Two digital pilots helping patients improve their health

Evaluations of two digital pathfinder projects have highlighted the benefits of enabling patients to help them better manage conditions.

The government is missing an opportunity with e-cigarettes

MPs have claimed that legislation surrounding the use of e-cigarettes should be relaxed so they can be more widely accepted in society.

Midland Metropolitan Hospital to open in 2022

The Midland Metropolitan Hospital is set to open in 2022 after the government and local NHS agreed to finish construction work.

 Health Business Features

Inclusive environments for patients with hearing loss

Andrew Thomas looks at why NHS trusts should assess their hearing loop provision and the potential costs of not listening to those who can’t hear

How to get NHS estates fit for the future

Helen Buckingham looks at the importance of estates strategies and why healthcare infrastructure is the key enabler to the delivery of better care

The key digital healthcare trends to watch

What lies ahead for healthcare innovation? Paul Timms looks at some of the digital innovations that could transform the NHS in the years to come

Link healthcare spending to patient outcomes

Barbara Harpham argues for a thorough review of healthcare spending on medical technology, linking it to tangible outcomes for patients

Overcoming the challenges of digital transformation

The UK Health Show is the UK’s leading event for senior healthcare decision makers, influencers and buyers from across the NHS

NHS 70 interview: Norman Lamb, MP

Health Business talks to former Care Minister Norman Lamb about reform of the health system and the progression of joined-up care

Flooring and reducing fall injuries

Ashley Martin explains why installing and maintaining appropriate flooring is key in preventing falls and trips, especially among the elderly

NHS 70 Interview: King’s College Hospital

To mark the NHS 70 anniversary, HB speaks to Ian Smith about technology advances, social care and the future of King's

 Health Sector Events

19/09/2018 to 20/09/2018

The Emergency Services Show is the UK’s leading annual showcase of the blue light sector, featuring over 450 exhibitors, live demonstrations, unique learning opportunities and unrivalled networking.

25/09/2018 to 26/09/2018

The UK Health Show, now in its third year and set to attract over 5000 professionals, is the UK's leading show connecting senior healthcare decision makers, managers, influencers and buyers from across the NHS and the entire UK health sector.

30/09/2018 to 02/10/2018

The Infection Prevention Society (IPS) is pleased to announce that registration for its annual conference, Infection Prevention 2018, is now open.

09/10/2018 to 10/10/2018

To create high-quality patient environments, you need the right products, services and equipment.

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

The Emergency Services Show is the UK’s leading annual showcase of the blue light sector, featuring over 450 exhibitors, live demonstrations, unique learning opportunities and unrivalled networking.

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