London 2030 and beyond: report of the King’s Commission on London

King’s College London (KCL) – This report argues that London’s health, further education and skills systems are fragmented, complex and unlikely to deliver optimal outcomes unless more power is devolved to the city’s Mayor. It recommends the establishment of a London-wide strategic body for the NHS and social care with the power to manage clinical networks and joint planning of…

Press release: Images offer glimpse of major upgrade on the A46 in Coventry

Images have today been released by Highways England showing how an historic bottleneck on the A46 in Coventry will be transformed as part of a major upgrade scheme

Responsibility for prescribing between primary and secondary/tertiary care

NHS England – This guidance aims to provide clarity on the responsibilities of all professionals involved in commissioning and prescribing across primary, secondary and tertiary care, and to provide support in developing shared care agreements and in the transfer of care. Guidance

Medicines optimisation in care homes: programme overview

NHS England – This guidance outlines details of a programme which aims to recruit pharmacists into care homes to help reduce overmedication and cut unncessary hospital stays. Guidance Press release

News story: Coal Authority Public Board Meeting – 23 March 2018

The next Coal Authority Board meeting will take place on Friday 23 March 2018.