A fundamental shift is urgently needed in the delivery of health and care to meet the challenges of a rapidly ageing society, say the authors of a new report from The King’s Fund.... > Read More
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NHS England’s chief executive Sir David Nicholson has spoken of his ‘bitter regrets’ over failing to meet the families of patients who died in Mid-Staffordshire.... > Read More
A US care coordination programme for patients with Alzheimer's and their carers has resulted in improvements in psychosocial function in patients with dementia. The programme, a partnership between community and health organisations, also showed positive results for carers. The work, published in the journal Alzheimer's Research and Therapy, shows that non-pharmacological programmes and interventions can play a role in improving care for people with dementia and their carers.... > Read More
Although community nurses often work in isolation, it’s good know someone at a national level has got your back. Jason Beckford-Ball went to meet Viv Bennett and asked her about her vision for public health nursing in England.> Read More
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