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We need to mobilise patients to drive integrated care

We need to mobilise patients to drive integrated care

GP commissioners will recognise the importance of developing person-centred integrated care as their main model of future health and social care.

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Is your CCG up to date on the latest in telehealth services?

Is your CCG up to date on the latest in telehealth services?

It's not just state-of-the-art technology that CCGs need to be aware of, but crucially the latest thinking on practical steps to effectively re-design care.

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Making a change to how CCGs engage

Making a change to how CCGs engage

Involvement is an essential project for the NHS. It gives people more of a say about the healthcare services they use now, or may use in the future, by offering opportunities to help shape decisions based on needs and experiences.

What can CCGs do to ease the GP recruitment and workload crisis?

What can CCGs do to ease the GP recruitment and workload crisis?

Our GPs came first in the country this week for overall patient satisfaction - 93% of patients rated the service as good. But does that mean that things are easy here in general practice?

How CCGs can commission successful telehealth services

How CCGs can commission successful telehealth services

Download the latest special report from Inside Commissioning, providing practical advice on how CCGs can improve the commissioning of technology enabled care services (TECS), in association with Simple Telehealth.

There are no quick fixes to the real and present danger facing the NHS

There are no quick fixes to the real and present danger facing the NHS

Definitions of commissioning typically rely on bland descriptions of merely procuring best value for money.

CCG bids show natural progression to primary care commissioning

CCG bids show natural progression to primary care commissioning

As CCGs enter their second full year of commissioning, there is clearly no shortage of ambition among the 74 boards now pushing to take on full primary care commissioning powers.

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