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NHS England News

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New Deputy Chief People Officer to help make the NHS the ‘best place to work’

NHS England and NHS Improvement have appointed Professor Em Wilkinson-Brice to the role of Deputy Chief People Officer. The new position will play a leading role in supporting delivery of the NHS...
2 days 16 hours ago

NHS celebrates race equality ambassadors

England’s most senior NHS leaders have come together to recognise the work of staff leading the way in improving race equality across the health service. Chief executive Simon Stevens and NHS...
2 days 16 hours ago

Heat-health watch alert: level 2 – alert and readiness

Issued at 10.07am on Friday 19 July 2019 There is a 60 % probability of heat health criteria being met between 9m on Tuesday and 9am on Thursday in parts of England. Hot weather could increase the...
2 days 19 hours ago

Young people among those set to benefit from lifesaving heart op as part of the NHS Long Term Plan

Thousands of people are set to benefit from an innovative new heart procedure to prevent strokes in younger people. The new treatment, unveiled today as part of the NHS Long Term Plan, tackles ‘hole...
4 days 7 hours ago

Regular GP review improves patient care

A survey of thousands of GPs reveals nine in 10 family doctors say their annual work appraisal – a regular review of each GP’s performance, carried out by a senior doctor – has helped them to improve...
5 days 14 hours ago