Category list : Health inequalities
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Putting patient involvement at the core of healthcare
A new four hour waiting time target for acute adult mental health patients should be established by the government from October 2017, according to an independent commission led by former NHS chief executive Lord Crisp.
Assuming that the older generation cannot use technology for their wellness is detrimental to empowering them with the digital. By Julia Manning
Unhealthy Lazarus and the A&E crisis Subscription
Richard Cookson on why hospital managers should pay more attention to local healthcare inequalities
Fourfold difference in social care precept potential
Local solutions to national challenges
Wide variations in elective surgery rates among the most affluent and deprived areas in England raise serious questions about the use of NHS resources, a leading public health expert has warned.
HSJ has examined the rates for elective surgery by the clinical commissioning groups covering the 10 most affluent and 10 most deprived populations in the country, revealing huge disparities.
PERFORMANCE: Gloucestershire Care Services Trust has said it needs to improve its services for people with mobility issues, hearing loss, sight loss and communication difficulties.