Tag Archives: NHS Trusts

Where will the money come from to connect the NHS?

Guest Blog by 2020health Consultant Director, John Cruickshank Published in November 2014, ‘Personalised Health and Care 2020’ sets out a framework for action around the exploitation and adoption of digital healthcare.   The document has been prepared by the National Information … Continue reading

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A View From the Board

Contribution to 2020health report ‘Too posh to wash? Reflections on the future of nursing.’ By Tony Caplin, Chairman, The North West London Hospitals NHS Trust A Trust Chairman has many responsibilities, none more important than assuring good patient care. Whatever else fails, … Continue reading

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Fragmentation: the NHS Bill offers the opposite

Yesterday I highlighted some of the claims that this Health Bill will cause fragmentation of the NHS. The irony is that it actually offers the opposite if clinicians show the necessary leadership: a chance for a more holistic approach for … Continue reading

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