Oxford Brookes University has established a new Centre for Medical Humanities (CMH) to expand the work previously conducted through the Centre for Health, Medicine and Society.
United Kingdom Homecare Association (UKHCA), the professional organisation for domiciliary care providers has published figures showing British councils are not meeting minimum payments for homecare visits.
A new report by the London Assembly Health Committee report highlights the shortage of GPs in London and the issue of low GP morale.
Key findings of the report include:
The Mayor of London has published his response to the London Health Commission's report 'Better Health for London', including a £250,000 commitment for the London Healthy Workplace Charter.
Public Health England has produced a framework to support non-mental health professionals to promote positive mental health.
NHS England and the Local Government Association have named the first eight areas where people with complex health needs will be able to take control of their own combined health and social care budget.
The All Party Parliamentary Group on Mental Health has carried out an inquiry into ‘parity of esteem’, to assess how the Government is meeting its objective to give mental health equal priority to physical health.