ViewPoint@_HSMCentre In 'ViewPoint@HSMCentre' ViewPoint@_HSMCentre Back to 'News' Communities as change agents DescriptionThe University of Birmingham played host to the International Research Society of Public Management this week.Date:Tuesday 31st March 2015Categories: Research, Social Sciences Public, private, or neither? Analysing the publicness of health care social enterprises DescriptionThe traditional distinctions between public and private institutions have been increasingly challenged and criticised.Date:Tuesday 10th March 2015Categories: Research, Social Sciences Improving practice in safeguarding at the interface between hospital services and children's social care: a mixed-methods case study DescriptionProfessor Russell Mannion is a co-author of a new NIHR report exploring the interface between hospital services and children's social care. The study was led by Professor Sue White in School of Social Policy, Institute of Applied Social Studies.Date:Friday 27th February 2015Categories: Research, Social Sciences All eyes on Manchester DescriptionIf you live in Birmingham, like I do, you could be forgiven for feeling slightly green-eyed at what is going on in Manchester at the moment.Date:Wednesday 25th February 2015Categories: Research, Social Sciences Hard edges: Evidence from the margins of society DescriptionLankellyChase has launched the first thorough-going profile of severe and multiple disadvantage in England .Date:Monday 2nd February 2015Categories: Research, Social Sciences [It's not] 'All about money': Attempting to maximise older people's use of personal budgets DescriptionConcerns have been raised about the extent to which personal budgets, and particularly direct payments, achieve the same benefits for older people as they have for younger disabled adults and people using mental health services.Date:Tuesday 6th January 2015Categories: Research, Social Sciences No more hero leaders DescriptionAcross all public services, including health, the skill sets of leaders in the future need to be different, and the type of leadership approach also needs to change.Date:Thursday 18th December 2014Categories: Research, Social Sciences The art of door slamming: Compassionate care and leadership DescriptionI was collecting a parcel from a post office sorting office and watched a receptionist engaged in emotional labour.* She was signing four workmen in, all of whom were belligerent because they were unable to access the site through the most convenient entrance. Each expressed their frustration individually to the receptionist as they signed in, as well as collectively whilst waiting for their colleagues.Date:Monday 15th December 2014Categories: Social Sciences Displaying 17 to 24 of 75 Previous 1 2 3 4 5 … Next HSMC News Tweets by @_HSMCentre Browser does not support script.