Wednesday, 11 January 2012
Liberating the NHS: developing the healthcare workforce - from design to delivery:
This policy framework sets out a new approach to workforce planning and the education and training of the health workforce. It builds on responses to earlier public consultations and the advice of the NHS Future Forum.
Hospitals feed patients on 90p a meal, official figures show: Some hospital trusts commit just £2.57 for each patient's daily food and drink, according to the latest statistics, despite growing concern about poor nutrition on wards. The Telegraph
New Guidelines to Control Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Infections in UK Hospitals Launched: The Health Protection Agency (HPA) together with the group A streptococcal (GAS) Working Group* has today launched new guidelines for the investigation, control and prevention of GAS infection in acute healthcare settings, including maternity units, in the UK. Health Protection Agency