In 2017, Professor Sir John Bell published the well-received Life Sciences Industrial Strategy. CMS surveyed over 100 life sciences executives from companies, academia, charities and investment institutions, presenting the findings in a new report: ‘Vital Signs’.
In October, Doctorlink held an event at the Royal Society of Medicine, entitled ‘The Practice Rethink,' bringing together GPs, practice managers, commissioners and policymakers from across the UK to discuss how the implementation of technology could advance the GP practice of the future.
High Court intervenes and grants injunctions in two separate cases involving cardiologists where the employing Trust in one case had imposed continuing restrictions on practice following an investigation and in the other case, fully excluded a Professor of Cardiac Surgery, writes Jacqui Atkinson.
More than 1,000 people were present at the annual awards ceremony which celebrates the best in health and social care. Here are the winners..
On 17 October 2018, the High Court refused to lift the automatic suspension which has precluded NHS Surrey Downs CCG from awarding an Integration Contract to its preferred provider following a legal challenge under the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.
On 7 September, NHS England published a new model constitution for clinical commissioning groups (CCGs), together with FAQs and supporting notes. This is the first time that the model has been revised and updated since it was introduced in 2012.
Clinical professionals will be used to looking out for and making appropriate referrals when they spot signs of child abuse and neglect. Naomi De Silva, Solicitor at Browne Jacobson, focusses on what medical professionals should do if allegations are made against them.
For years Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has wanted to improve the visibility of the medical workforce issues, specifically to understand productivity, agency spending and annual leave management in greater detail. With new developments in digital, new solutions are now avalaible.