FGM Mandatory Reporting for healthcare professionals

FGM Mandatory Reporting – support pack for health professionals  As you will be aware, the new professional duty to report cases of FGM in girls u18 to the police will commence tomorrow, 31 October 2015.  We, with our partners at NHS E and professional bodies, have developed a package of support including: ·        Quick guidance [...]

Supporting patients to access online NHS resources

There has been a drive to make more healthcare services available online. A workshop at The Kings Fund share ideas on how we can support patients access online services. Simon Stevens CEO of NHS, said 'Those who do access health services are less likely to be online' We need to ensure that we help and support [...]

Valuing what matters Commissioning citizens and communities to provide social care services

Workforce Tool The purpose of this guide This guide is for social care commissioners and has been designed to encourage them to value the skills that exist in communities, to realise the value of those skills and to maximise the potential of community groups. It recommends listening to the powerful insights people and groups have [...]