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HSMC to support Age UK's Integrated Care Programme

Description
HSMC's Professor Jon Glasby is supporting research being undertaken by Age UK to understand the impact of more person-centred, integrated care on outcomes for older people and for the health and social care system.
Date:
Monday 30th June 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

World Refugee Day

Description
Friday 20 June was World Refugee Day, ''a time to commemorate the strength and resilience of the millions of people around the world who are forced to flee their homes due to war and human rights abuses''
Date:
Monday 30th June 2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

Public Services Social Value Act: The gap between policy and practice

Description
In January 2013, assessments of the social value of public services became officially enforced via the Public Services (Social Value) Act (2012). For the first time, public sector commissioners are legally required to consider the wider social, economic and environmental benefits of services in the procurement process.
Date:
Monday 30th June 2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

One Million Unsung Heroes: Secret Change Leaders of the NHS

Description
At the NHS Confederation earlier this month, undoubtedly there were some elite speakers: Andy Burnham, Jeremy Hunt, Norman Lamb, Simon Stevens. They had some 'big ticket' agendas including co-commissioning, integration, place, patient voice, big data and finance all aimed at doing more for less to a higher standard.
Date:
Wednesday 18th June 2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

Commissioning of mental health services

Description
The report from the joint TSRC - HSMC research team investigating the commissioning of mental health services has been published this week.
Date:
Thursday 12th June 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Men, masculinity and mental health: Changing the discourse

Description
In Men's Health Week (June 9th- 15th) the Men's Health Forum are spearheading the campaign to improve men's wellbeing with a focus on work, stress and unemployment including interventions within the workplace.
Date:
Wednesday 11th June 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

The revolving door turns once more

Description
In our latest Viewpoint Piece HSMC's Mark Exworthy looks at the debate surrounding national and local approaches to running the English health system.
Date:
Monday 9th June 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

HSMC Professors co-author new book on health reform

Description
Professors Russell Mannion and Martin Powell have co-authored, with colleagues from Durham University, a new book on health reform: Reforming healthcare: What's the evidence?, Policy Press.
Date:
Monday 9th June 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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HSMC Newsletter Volume 20 No 1, April 2014