Archived News: March 2006
The was an overwhelming response to first CFH nursing conference which was fully-booked - three weeks ahead of the event.
Work in the Community and interested in the technology needed for an integrated healthcare community? Also see Why do nurses and health visitors, who are seeing exactly the same patients as GPs, need a different electronic record system? Do you agree?
Read Rod Ward's report on the March 1st meeting organised by the British Computer Society Nursing Specialist Group (NSG) with Barbara Stuttle and Susan Osborne the two newly appointed nursing clinical leads for NHS Connecting for Health
Need to share information between health and social care? See new Report on Data Sharing
Work in Primary Care? The NHS should re-negotiate local contracts with GP practices to ensure doctors deliver better services for patients and offer value for money, according to new Department of Health guidance and see 'Unworkable' NCRS user policy to be replaced
Involved in Ambulance Trust reconfiguration? Last few days to input into DoH consultation
Work in Mental health? A current consultation seeks your views on the Code of practice for the Mental Health Capacity Act 2005. Closes 2nd June