Transforming our health care system – Kings Fund Report

Here is a document by the Kings Fund which outlines the 10 things that commissioners can do help transform healthcare. Kings Fund 10 Priorities The organisations commissioning health services in England changed radically in April 2013. Clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) are now responsible for the majority of the NHS budget, controlling around £69 billion in [...]

New Move Away from Pre-Diabetes Programme

People with pre-diabetes will often have no symptoms, but have an increased risk of diabetes and heart disease. Patients belonging to Feltham and Great West Road Localities can access a special service and reduce the risk of developing diabetes. What is Pre-diabetes? Pre-diabetes is also called Impaired Glucose Tolerance. Like diabetes, pre-diabetes is a condition [...]

Care Planning Resources

The RCGP recently launched their Collaborative Care and Support Planning programme with a short, engaging animation which describes the care planning process and the impacts it can have, with carers as a part of this. The Collaborative Care and Support Planning programme is a three year programme, funded by the Health Foundation, which aims to [...]