Petra is the Product Director of NHiS and uses her experience of market access and knowledge of local health economy information to ensure that our products are aligned to both the goals of the NHS and our clients. Petra actively leads her teams to ensure that our outputs benefit health and social care.
Gareth Thomas has been appointed Managing Director of healthcare intelligence provider, Wilmington Healthcare UK Ltd, which incorporates Binley’s, OnMedica, NHiS and Wellards.
April 2017 will see a huge change to the way NHS services are commissioned. STPs are pivotal to this change that critically impacts your business.
Overnight Kurt Jewson became a spokesperson for prostate cancer after he posted a photograph of himself in his boxer shorts, catheter, stoma bag and all. I spoke to him about what it has been like to suddenly be propelled into the national news.
Last week Kurt Jewson, a personal friend, very bravely posted a picture of himself in his boxer shorts on Facebook, showing his catheter and colostomy bag.
The new national support package was published on the 10 December, and the two new areas of support were developed with input from the newer vanguards - Acute Care Collaboration and Urgent and Emergency Care.
Many services now provide myriad options for patients who are seeking emergency and urgent care. But as Toby Sanders pointed out last week in his blog for NHS England, just because a multitude of services are on offer, it isn’t the end of the story.
Under the new vanguard programme to transform the NHS, GPs may be given the option to revert to GMS or PMS contracts if the collaborations are not successful, GP Online has reported.