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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.

Gentleness

10th July 2019 Written by Dean Royles
“It is not in your top three, Dean”… The difficulty in asking for feedback is that sometimes, occasionally, people will be honest with you. It…

Truly Transformational Leadership Is About Incremental Change

10th July 2019 Written by Dean Royles
They say that patience is a virtue, but judging by today’s rapidly changing, on demand, instant gratification world, it is a virtue that is under-appreciated.…

Top FIVE tips to writing your Our Health Heroes awards nomination!

28th June 2019 Written by Tara Duffy
In celebration of the NHS’ birthday on July 5th we’re extending the Our Health Heroes Awards nominations deadline, to allow you a little more time…

A ‘Day in The Life’ of an unsung hero, our healthcare support workers

11th June 2019 Written by Skills for Health
Our Health Heroes awards is all about recognising the unsung support workers of our healthcare system. Behind the scenes, there are thousands of dedicated people…

GP’s at breaking point – a new look at solving the primary care crisis

16th May 2019 Written by Andrew Lovegrove
Figures released and reported by the BBC last week show the first sustained fall in GP numbers in the UK for 50 years. As our population…