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RT @ciarandevane: Some good news I would love to see put out. http://t.co/wOxshO5XbL < an important reminder of how #nhs performs

Red Fraggle on Twitter: "a lesson in reading past the headline - 10 months apart. http://t.co/k6tVg9vPvz"

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@iona_heath @mellojonny UK has good access to our of hours primary care and relatively low use of EDs. http://t.co/VmzdFMBtC2

The NHS is more fragmented than ever

The Coalition Government’s NHS reforms have resulted in a degree of complexity never seen before. The reforms have also extended the use of …

Is the NHS really over-managed?

UKIP deputy leader Paul Nuttall made a fool of himself on Question Time last week when he said that the NHS had two managers for every nurse. His …

cuts in managers in NHS, from our next quarterly management report @TheKingsFund out next week http://t.co/fYiUHvV8qW

Who said the NHS was costly & inefficient? Oh that's right - those who want to privatise it! http://t.co/fRuvnlHsVZ

Public Health Profiles

Introduction<p>These profiles are designed to support GPs, clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and local authorities to ensure that they are providing …

On Breaking One’s Neck

I am a senior physician with over six decades of experience who has observed his share of critical illness—but only from the doctor’s perspective. …

Hospitals to get more money for seeing A&E cases after funding rule is relaxed

Hospitals are to receive more money for treating patients admitted as emergencies after NHS bosses relaxed a payments system which critics say has wrongly denied A&E units an estimated £500m a year.<p>Emergency departments have been struggling with a funding rule which means they receive only 30% of …

Five steps to reducing demand for appointments from frequent attenders

OPINION<p>Many GPs would acknowledge that relatively few patients registered at their practice take up a majority of the staff’s time and energy. The …

“@ShaunLintern: community nurses have declined 4.5% overall since Sept 09 to 45,943 in October 2013: http://t.co/TFgBdNHOjC” Worrying.

NHSNorwich Medical CEO

Cardio and Strength Training : Loser2Ripped<p>In cross training anaerobic efforts are used to develop aerobic conditioning for weight loss superfoods. …

GP chief: It's a sign of what may happen in YOUR area

• Health Minister orders investigation as Mail on Sunday uncovers rise<br>• Data revealed under FOI rules show 37% rise in emergency patient deaths<br>• Accident …

A Better NHS

For any readers based in Hackney where I work, I’m reposting this in response to Saturday’s SAFAPLACE conference at Stoke Newington Secondary School. …

@jodyaberdein @DoctorChristian an example of an endemic collossal issue, engrained deep within DoH AND NHS http://t.co/7aOQGqacua

Great idea! I'd value this as a patient. I'd settle for contact details of consultant's colleague http://t.co/PjmRQkiUSu by @parthaskar

These are the vested interests breaking up our NHS. Let's expose them. Please RT and #bigupthenhs http://t.co/c61BhwBPnX

21% not good enough via @Azeem_Majeed: UK needs to do better at informing GPs on hospital discharge. http://t.co/p3KEeGUaHV

Dramatic reversal of NHS spending as percentage of GDP. Health insurance industry will be very pleased http://t.co/9sKcXEpiuc

Unlike mechanics, doctors have been denied the basic logic of futility

322 Shares<p>So a guy has his car towed to the mechanic. All four tires are slashed. He has a simple request.<p><i>Please replace the tires.</i><p>But this is one of …

EMIS Online

EMIS has grown into EMIS Health, so we've moved.<p>If you can't wait, visit our new site at emishealth.com,<br>otherwise we'll automatically redirect you in …