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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.

Meet the team – Deeraj Kumar

18th December 2019 Written by Skills for Health
“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” - Lao Tzu We recently welcomed Deeraj Kumar to the team, but he already…

What we’re saying is we need to do more with less

17th December 2019 Written by Toby Lindsay
This phrase was heard last week at the Westminster Health forum policy Conference on the NHS People Plan, which focused on the leadership challenges of…

DRS and Realtime Rostering: a brief history and where we are today

13th December 2019 Written by Sarah Connelly
Sarah Connelly, Rostering Consultant at Skills for Health, takes us through a brief history of DRS (Doctors Rostering System) and Realtime Rostering, leading solutions that…

Values-based leadership must be about action, not just words

09th December 2019 Written by Gerry Griffin
For all organisations, irrespective of size, it has become 'fashionable' to have goals, visions and mission statements visible for everyone to see; customers and employees…

Meet the team – Charlotte Owen

09th December 2019 Written by Skills for Health
“If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living.” - Gail Sheehy A quote our Corporate Services Manager Charlotte…