Financial and leadership problems are among the obstacles preventing NHS trusts from gaining foundation status, say MPs Nearly half of hospitals that have still to attain foundation status are facing challenges more severe than previously thought, according to an MPs committee report. The report, published...
Primary care trust acts as lead commissioner for non-emergency 111 service in north-west of England NHS Blackpool is leading a procurement that will see the implementation of an NHS 111 non-emergency service offering patients NHS care and advice over the telephone and online in the north-west of England...
Department of Health says trial shows telehealth can provide significant benefits for patients and providers Telehealth technologies can reduce mortality, hospital admissions, the number of bed days spent in hospital and the time spent in A&E, according to the initial findings of a study by the Department...
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Tue, Dec 6 2011
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