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.

Preparing the healthcare workforce for 7 day working

12th March 2015 Written by Jenny Harrop
Sir Bruce Keogh famously put 7 day services at the top of his agenda in the summer of 2014, saying: “We all know in our…

Putting care back on the frontline

10th February 2015 Written by Allison Williams
With a clinical nursing background, I feel that I bring a unique perspective on the skills and learning landscape in the healthcare workforce sector and…

A Year of Networking in the Healthcare Sector: key themes, trends and learnings

10th February 2015 Written by Marc Lyall
Alongside my fellow Regional Directors at Skills for Health, a large part of my role is to network and engage with people from within the…

LAUNCHING THE SKILLS PLATFORM: The Magic of Digital Marketing

16th January 2015 Written by Geraint Clarke
As we enter the digital age, it's becoming more and more prevalent to concentrate on 'start-up strategy'. This nomenclature encompasses the terms, tactics and methods…

The Care Certificate - Setting the standards for frontline care

16th January 2015 Written by Skills for Health
With the much-anticipated Care Certificate due to commence roll out nationwide in April this year, the healthcare sector is keen to hear more about the…