The Department of Health and Social Care has launched a consultation on proposals to make the NHS Pension Scheme more flexible.
The Department of Health and Social Care has opened a consultation on tobacco legislation introduced between 2010 and 2016 to establish its impact on smoking cessation and prevention.
A new contractual framework promises to redefine the role of community pharmacies in delivering healthcare, allowing more treatments to be offered to patients through same-day consultations with pharmacists. The plan seeks to relieve pressures on GPs and acute services as part of the NHS LTP
By focusing purely on domestic health, we risk failing to control the shifting tide of global threats, says UK CMO Professor Dame Sally Davies in her final annual report as England’s Chief Medical Advisor. Focussing on three key themes, the report outlines the UK’s leading role in global health.
The Better Care Fund has been renewed for 2019/2020 to continue to combat social care delayed discharge rates, bringing total pooled funding to over £6.4 billion.
Thirty-seven pharmacies across Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire now offer an extended service to women who consult them about the symptoms associated with a urinary tract infection. How is the 'Pharmacy First’ Scheme driving better access for patients at the local level?
With a spattering of examples beginning to take a hold of 'wellbeing', the health service could be on the verge of becoming ever more central in the policy landscape. However, with the evidence body just beginning to grow, the UK has a long way to go.
A new report is being launched in parliament today setting out the case for a Sector Deal for the learning disability sector, focusing on realising the potential of technology to boost investment and transform the way care is delivered.
Professor Martin Marshall is the new Chair-elect of the RCGP and will succeed Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard in November 2019 for a three-year term.
The BMA has written to Conservative leadership candidates Jeremy Hunt and Boris Johnson urging them to make reforms on the current pension taxation rules a priority to avoid patient care deteriorating further.