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Exclusive: Board directors at ‘witch hunt’ trust to step down

Two executive directors at Matt Hancock’s local trust, where the leadership is accused of bullying staff during a ‘witch hunt’ for a whistleblower, are stepping down, citing personal reasons and retirement, HSJ has learned.

NHS staff and services

How the NHS can get back on track after covid

As the NHS tackles the backlog of elective referrals and emergency attendances, an HSJ webinar sponsored by Four Eyes Insight and Prism Improvement looked at how to make the best use of existing staff and facilities – and drive up productivity. Alison Moore reports

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Patchwork Health unveils revolutionary approach to healthcare staffing with launch of new rostering solution

Patchwork Health is today introducing ‘Outcomes-Based Staffing’ - the paradigm shift set to transform healthcare staffing, made possible by the launch of a new rostering solution.

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Making shared decision making a reality for patients

Todd Manning says there is growing evidence of the benefits of shared decision making on patient experience and outcomes

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Data will drive the recovery from covid-19

Boards need to build on the value the NHS has created from data over the past year and use this to invest in a solid foundation of technology moving forwards, writes Jenny Lewis

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Patients, partnership and creativity are the key to the digital transformation of the NHS

Uday Bose shares his insights into the digital transformation of the NHS following a discussion he hosted at an HSJ event. He was joined by a diverse group of participants from NHSX, several CCGs, third sector and MPs with an interest in tackling the digital divide

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As hospital waiting lists surge, now is the time to utilise digital treatments

Asif Dewan on the way technology has helped treat conditions such as osteoarthritis more effectively than routine care

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Data has to be at the heart of the recovery and the reorganisation

ICSs will be shaped by analysis of comprehensive data on the populations they serve, writes Brian Waters

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How to restore cancer services post covid

An HSJ webinar, sponsored by Pfizer, examined the impact of the pandemic on cancer services. Alison Moore reports

Technology

The practicalities of outpatient transformation

A Vantage Health sponsored podcast looks at implementation of healthcare technology solutions from the perspective of a large NHS hospital. The panellists, experts in their field, discuss how the situation has changed since the start of the pandemic and, given the emergence of so many technologies, how to determine which ...

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Medical e-rostering: shifting towards a more inclusive, compassionate and flexible rota for the NHS

An e-rostering service that vouches for clinicians’ wellbeing. By Dr Nicholas Andreou

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Roundtable: Improving the metabolic treatment patient pathway

Following publication of the UK government’s obesity strategy, experts are calling for a whole-systems approach covering prevention to treatment, including surgical options for those with the most severe disease, Jennifer Trueland reports

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How ICSs could offer fresh hope on public health, inequalities and prevention

An HSJ and Sanofi webinar looked at how integrated care systems can play an important role in early intervention in public health, with a broader aim of reducing health inequalities

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How covid-19 testing is developing and its future

An HSJ and Siemens Healthineers roundtable discussed how the covid-19 testing regime has developed to date, how it will need to evolve further to consistently reach the right person with the right test at the right time, and what its likely legacy will be for the diagnostics sphere as a ...

Vaccine lab

Building back momentum with antigen testing

Large-scale antigen testing can play a key role in helping to prevent the spread of the virus in all settings, notes Peter Harrison

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Antibody testing in the setting of vaccination

Clinical antibody testing can support the prioritisation of vaccine resources and could help inform the long-term UK vaccination strategy, writes Peter Harrison

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How NHS trusts are removing barriers to create ‘staffing safety nets’

Dr Anas Nader outlines key principles to ensure collaborative staff banks add value to NHS staffing infrastructure

Technology

Can digital technology help embed a strong patient safety culture?

The benefits of digital tools to patient safety can extend far beyond supporting better decision making, as an HSJ and Capsule Technologies webinar discussed

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Introducing respiratory support units in the NHS will transform respiratory care

Professor Jon Bennett shares his insights on respiratory support units and their potential to revolutionise acute respiratory care for patients