Video: Targeted lung checks

21st February 2019

NHS England has released a video about the Leeds Lung Check programme. The service, funded by Yorkshire Cancer Research, provides a targeted lunch check service for those at risk of developing lung cancer. Watch the [read more]

The lowdown on Primary Care Networks

19th February 2019

Primary Care Networks (PCNs) are a core focus of the recent NHS Long Term Plan and the five-year GP contract framework, both published in January 2019. It’s a complex area, and practices have been left [read more]

NHS Long Term Plan: eight digital targets

5th February 2019

The NHS Long Term Plan is about creating a digital-first healthcare system. Within it are eight key ‘milestones’ the NHS has set itself to enable such a transformation. Practice Business asked some digital insiders about [read more]

The Long Term Plan is a game changer

28th January 2019

NHS England’s national clinical director for cardiovascular disease prevention, Matt Kearney, looks at the NHS Long Term Plan and its ambitions for preventing heart attacks and strokes at scale  Prevention is at the heart of [read more]

NHS trusts save £288m on everyday essentials

24th October 2018

According to NHS Providers, trusts across the country have managed to save £288m in the last financial year just on everyday healthcare essentials Big savings have been made across the NHS by implementing small changes, [read more]

How every one of us can help our NHS

23rd October 2018

Your NHS needs you! The NHS is under pressure – it is one of our nation’s treasures and yet it is under threat and something needs to change. Sir Robert Francis, chair of Healthwatch, suggests [read more]