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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.

Challenges in Health and Care for the next government

23rd October 2014 Written by Sharon Ensor
The NHS Confederation has produced a well-balanced and well referenced declaration.If you are looking for a speedy update, with signposting to recent research on the…

Giving the health care sector the skills to transform

01st October 2014 Written by Hugh McCaughey
Hugh McCaughey, Chief Executive, South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust and Board Member of Skills for Health In my four years, to date, as…

Calling all commissioners – let’s work together!

30th September 2014 Written by James Stephens
James Stephens, Senior Consultant, Skills for Health, reflects on the latest challenges facing commissioners: The pressures facing Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are well documented –…

Developing Solutions for Clinical Commissioning Groups

10th September 2014 Written by Skills for Health
You know summer holidays are officially over when event season starts again and you realise you only have a few weeks before your next huge…

Exporting to India – Surviving a Trade Mission

02nd September 2014 Written by Brian Payne
Invite to India... In July, an intriguing email dropped into my inbox. It was a personal invitation from the Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg to…