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Report on the Sustainability and Transformation Plan For Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland
(Health Policy Research Unit, De Montfort University, 2017-03-06)
The report identifies a range of concerns relating to the draft Sustainability and Transformation Plan for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland, published on 21st November 2016.
Is the stated wish of NHS England to close the East Midlands Congenital Heart Centre as a Centre of specialist surgery and interventional cardiology on the basis of the number of procedures undertaken by surgeons justified by the evidence?
(DMU Health Policy Research Unit, 2017-06)
The report explores the evidence base for the figure of 125 in the NHS England congenital heart surgery standard which specifies that each surgeon must perform a minimum of 125 procedures per year. The report concludes ...
Las campañas contra la privatización: causas de sus éxitos y fracasos
(Fundación Dialnet, 2016-11)
Market reforms and privatisation in the English National Health Service
(Cuaderno de Relaciones Laborales, 2016)
The article examines developments in the marketisation and privatisation of the English National Health Service, primarily since 1997. It explores the use of competition and contracting out in ancillary services and the ...
The Value of Pharmacists in General Practice: Perspectives of General Practitioners. An Exploratory Interview Study
Background NHS England has recently invested on a large scale in the development of the role of pharmacists in general practice. Despite this initial funding, the perpetuation of pharmacists’ roles ultimately relies on the ...
Report on University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust Full Business Case for relocating Intensive Care Unit Level 3 beds out of Leicester General Hospital
(DMU: Health Policy Research Unit, 2018-08-23)
The report analyses proposals by University Hospitals of Leicester to relocate level 3 intensive care beds out of the Leicester General Hospital. The report identifies a number of concerns and recommends the proposals be ...
The UK Tax Burden: Can Labour be Called the 'Party of Fairness'?
International experience of health service privatisation: the case of integrated services in the UK
The use of market mechanisms in the NHS has long been associated with privatisation in the English National Health Service but there has been a marked shift in policy emphasis away from market competition towards ‘system ...
Integrated care systems in the English NHS: A critical view
(BMJ Publishing Group Ltd, 2018-10-31)
The article offers those working in child health care an examination of the evolution of the broader health policy context in England since 2012. While policy has attempted to transform the English NHS into what is described ...