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Diabetes total soars to top 3.2 millionSubscription
The number of people with diabetes in the UK is now more than 3.2 million, with last year seeing the biggest jump in cases since 2008.
Readers’ letters – 15 November 2013Subscription
Readers say getting it right for diabetes can act as an exemplar, while scrapping the innovation fund is a ‘devasting blow’
Full transcript of Baroness Young’s row with the health secretary
Updated: ex-MP set to be named CQC chairSubscription
A former Conservative MP and acute trust chair has been named as the government’s preferred candidate to chair the Care Quality Commission.
National charities are expecting to become major suppliers of commissioning support in the restructured NHS, HSJ has learnt.
The structure of the NHS Commissioning Board is an “act of total folly”, a leading charity chief has told HSJ.
The Care Quality Commission is planning to inspect each NHS trust at least once a year, in a significant shift away from “risk based” regulation.
The former chair of the Care Quality Commission vowed never to work for government again after her experience at the regulator, the Mid Staffordshire Public Inquiry has heard.
Barbara Young appointed head of diabetes charitySubscription
Former chair of the Care Quality Commission Dame Barbara Young has been appointed chief executive of the charity Diabetes UK.
Williams grilled by MPs over CQC’s weaknessesSubscription
Prospective Care Quality Commission chair Dame Jo Williams faced a barrage of questions regarding the regulator’s weaknesses from MPs in a pre-appointment grilling last week.