Dr Jane Howarth, assistant vice chancellor and dean of the Health Faculty at the University of Bolton explains how organisations across Bolton are working together to provide the best training to the next generation

Tania Bowers, global public policy director at APSCo looks at ways to solve NHS staffing issues

Cllr Martin Tett, health and social care spokesperson for the County Councils Network explains how technology can be used to solve many of the problems facing the social care sector

Amanda Grantham, healthcare expert at PA Consulting and David Rees, head of local government at PA Consulting explain how to overcome the barriers which are preventing the transition of care out of hospitals and into our homes

Alexia Robinson, founder of Love British Food tells HB about the benefits of serving local food

Chargepoint infrastructure is a long-term investment and there are several factors to consider when making your decisions – from duty cycles of vehicles, to a site’s electricity capacity. Chloe Hampton, EV infrastructure strategy specialist at Cenex, shares some advice

The NHS has a target of 40-50 virtual wards per 100,000 people with a target of 10,000 virtual beds by autumn

Renewable energy solutions are being rolled out at the Hospital of St Cross, Rugby, thanks to successful Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme funding of £4m

Back in May, the Department of Health and Social Care announced that five hospitals that were built using mostly reinforced autoclaved aerated concrete (RAAC) would be rebuilt by 2030 as part of the New Hospital Programme

NHS SBS has a new technology framework, for the procurement of remote patient monitoring solutions

HB spoke to Dr Patrick Davey, a cardiology consultant from Northampton on how remote consultations are being used to tackle the backlog

Dispensing Doctors are integral to primary healthcare in rural communities. However, sometimes they can be a little bit behind the rest of the NHS when it comes to technology. HB spoke to Laura Wright at Stoneleigh Surgery in Milnthorpe, Cumbria, the first dispensing doctor in England to deploy end-to-end EPS for medicines management

Dr Erik Mayer, director of the Digital Collaboration Space, on how this newly opened space in Paddington will play a vital role in boosting health data-enabled research

In March, the government set out a new strategy to protect the NHS from cyber attacks. HB looks at what it involves

The Water Hygiene Centre on taking action against legionella

Helen Hewitt, CEO of the British Woodworking Federation (BWF) explains best practice for fire doors in public sector buildings including healthcare settings

Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has a Green Plan to cover 2022 to 2025, with a major focus on energy

Healthcare Estates, the UK’s largest event for Healthcare Estates, Engineers and FM Professionals is coming to Manchester,


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Join us at Manchester Central on 10-11 October 2023 for Healthcare Estates, the annual event for healthcare engineering and estates and facilities professionals.
Registration, and more details about the event including the full Conference Programme and Exhibitor List can be found at: www.healthcare-estates.com