Category Archives: Department of Health

More suicide prevention

Hot on the heels of the interim report on suicide prevention by the Commons Health Select Committee, the Department of Health published its own report about progress nationally. Here’s a partial comparison of the two reports. Advertisements

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Mid Staffordshire

The “Francis Report”, the Report of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Enquiry, is likely to have some implications for public involvement in the NHS. Here I review what the report is about and what it might mean for … Continue reading

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Listening

The Department of Health has been engaged in what it calls a listening exercise to take account of public opinion while its plans for modernising the NHS are on hold. I’ve taken part in the exercise and I’ve been listened … Continue reading

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