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Health leaders to share innovation success

Fylde and Wyre health chiefs will share best practice and innovation at a special event to help improve care in other parts of Lancashire and beyond. NHS Fylde and Wyre Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will join forces with three other CCGs at the event in Preston to share the story […]

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NHS Barnsley CCG live with Clinical Decision Support Portal

GPs in Barnsley have co-designed a clinical decision support portal called BEST (Barnsley Education and Support Time). The portal, which offers quick access to clinical information and imagery, is leading to improved effectiveness of clinical consultations. The contents of the portal include diagnostic tools, prescribing guidelines, patient information sheets and […]

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CQC is supporting new care models

In 2014 NHS England published the Five year forward view, which sets out a vision for the future of the NHS, and describes a range of new ways of breaking down the traditional divide between primary care, community services and hospitals. David Behan, Chief Executive of the Care Quality Commission, said: […]

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Telehealth saves Slough CCG time and money

The CCG has used assistive technology to help to increase efficiency, and promote self-management and prevention amongst high risk groups. They identified a cohort of patients that were high users of health and care services. These patients were well known to the specialist community practitioners and the acute Trust. Slough Borough Council and […]