Health and Care

NHS structural news

You may barely have heard the term ‘Accountable Care Systems’ before – but as of 2 February, these have become known as Integrated Care Systems. The change was made in new guidance from NHS England, setting out the expectations for commissioners and providers in updating […]

NHS England’s Medicines Value Programme

NHS England’s Medicines Value Programme team invites you to a national meeting for patient groups on 22 February 2018, 13.00-16.30, in London (venue details to be confirmed) to discuss: The Medicines Value Programme – Led by Dr Bruce Warner, Deputy Chief Pharmaceutical Officer, NHS England Biosimilar medicines – Led by Ailsa Bosworth, Chief Executive, National […]

Bursaries for NICE annual conference

NICE, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, is holding its annual conference on 26 June in Manchester. Free tickets can be applied for through a bursary scheme, available to national patient, carer, service user and voluntary organisations. The core themes of this year’s conference, ‘Improving […]