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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.

Why is Learning at Work so important?

20th May 2016 Written by Janine Wilson
Janine Wilson, Training and Development Manager writes about the importance of learning at work, for Learning at Work Week. When I look back to my…

Let’s celebrate our children’s health heroes

16th May 2016 Written by Skills for Health
To celebrate International Children’s Day on Wednesday 1st June, Skills for Health and the National Skills Academy for Health are pleased to announce that we’ve…

Integrated services for health and social care

05th May 2016 Written by Jim Moran
Jim Moran - Regional Director for London and the South East, talks about some of Skills for Health's recent work in London. Includes work on…

Employing someone who has autism – how to make them feel welcome

29th April 2016 Written by National Autistic Society
It’s your first day at work and you’re getting to grips with your new job and learning how to unjam the photocopier, but there’s so…

Greater Manchester’s Devolution – why is it such a good idea?

29th April 2016 Written by Tim Lund
This month, Greater Manchester took full control of its health and social care spend. It aims to improve health outcomes for local residents by joining…