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HSMC Director Jon Glasby to chair the National Housing Federations Care Bill Conference: Simple steps to system change?

Description
Jon Glasby is to chair the National Housing Federation's Care Bill Conference which will provide the latest learning, expert advice and focused debate on the extent to which the Care Bill will give us the framework needed to make person-centred integrated care a reality.
Date:
Thursday 13th February 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Commissioning for mental wellbeing seminar

Description
You are invited to a seminar on Wednesday 19 March 2014. Drawing on work undertaken by Professor Chris Heginbotham and Dr Karen Newbigging, the seminar provides an opportunity for commissioners and their partners to identify what they can do to translate current aspirations of public mental health into tangible commissioning strategies.
Date:
Monday 10th February 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

World Cancer Day: Waking up to reality

Description
We have become much better at raising awareness, diagnosing and treating cancer and survival has doubled in the last 40 years - all news worth celebrating. But have we become better at helping people through their illness as they deal with the fear, the uncertainty, the pain, the anxiety and the loneliness, not to mention the confusion of treatment options and procedures and the exhaustion of navigating the system?
Date:
Tuesday 4th February 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Health and Wellbeing Boards: A new type of partnership?

Description
A great deal rests on Health and Wellbeing Boards (HWBs), a new type of local partnership. These were established under the Health and Social Care Act 2012, to act as a forum in which leaders from the local health and care system could work together to improve the health and wellbeing of their local population and promote integrated services.
Date:
Wednesday 29th January 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Doctoral student achieves international recognition

Description
Dr Ching Yuen Luk's research, Health Insurance Reform in Shanghai and Hong Kong: Using the Lens of Historical Institutionalism has been chosen, by the editorial team of Journal of Health Organization and Management, as a Highly Commended Award winner of the 2013 Emerald/EFMD Outstanding Doctoral Research Awards in the Healthcare Management category.
Date:
Wednesday 29th January 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

HSMC seminar for LGBT History month

Description
At this seminar, Sarah Carr will present the findings of a new Health Services Management Centre Policy Paper on the role of small community organisations in supporting seldom heard groups.
Date:
Thursday 23rd January 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

NHS staff do a fantastic job, it's time we gave them more credit

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HSMC's Jon Glasby writes for 'The Conversation' in an article 'NHS staff do a fantastic job, it's time we gave them more credit'.
Date:
Monday 20th January 2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Read HSMC's latest newsletter

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Download HSMC's latest newsletter.
Date:
Wednesday 4th December 2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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HSMC Newsletter Volume 20 No 1, April 2014