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Specialist insight pieces from some of the health sector’s leading experts, commissioners, researchers and workforce specialists. Browse through the topics to learn more about what our contributors think about skills transformation in the health sector.

Information Governance Training is on your doorstep with Skills for Health

12th January 2017 Written by Skills for Health
Don’t panic! The NHS HSCIC Information Governance Training toolkit was decommissioned at the end of 2016.  Until a replacement is introduced, the issue remains: where…

Winter pressures: How to ease the strain for hospitals

21st December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
Winter is a challenging time for the UK’s hospitals, bringing with it an immense amount of pressure on resources and staff. With today marking the…

Greater support needed for all who care for dying patients – not just doctors

20th December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
The BMA has called for greater support for doctors caring for patients at the end of their lives, after its latest quarterly survey found fewer…

Assistant Practitioner: Call for Evidence Conference

05th December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
Wednesday 22nd March 2017: 9.30 – 4.30 Birmingham Hear from experts and key influencers across the healthcare sector discussing Assistant Practice best practice in relation…

Exception reporting: how Realtime Rostering will support junior doctors

01st December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
Skills for Health’s new e-rostering system, Realtime Rostering, offers a module specifically tailored to junior doctors: Doctors Rostering. With the new junior doctors’ contract set…