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.

Laura Moyler - Health and Social Care Assistant Apprentice

05th March 2018 Written by Laura Moyler
I started my apprenticeship in February 2017 I have been working within (MCH) Medway Community Healthcare. When I started I was told I would be…

How to know if you're using quality eLearning

23rd January 2018 Written by Super User
What platform is the provider using? Checking a platform's security is an important part of your Information Governance If the platform your provider is using is…

How to cope with winter pressures in healthcare

20th December 2017 Written by Skills for Health
Winter is a challenging time for UK trusts, bringing with it an immense amount of pressure on resources and staff. We take a closer look…

Person-Centred Approaches: A core skills education and training framework

19th October 2017 Written by Colin Wright, Development Manager (Frameworks)
Introduction The framework provides a description of behaviours, knowledge and skills to put a person-centred approach into practice.  It begins with the underpinning values and…

Getting it right in A&E Departments: The benefits of e-rostering

31st May 2017 Written by Dr. Jen Harrop, Clinical Performance Manager in Urgent Care
We’ve already written about how integrating e-rostering systems could be invaluable to hospitals and healthcare organisations but we haven’t yet talked about how vital a…