• 19/07/2019 • Claudia Leone
With the numbers of nurses joining the English NHS from elsewhere in the European Union decreasing, Claudia Leone takes a closer look at the current problems and suggests what can be done to help reverse the trend.
• 18/07/2019 • Jessica Morris
In our latest indicator update we've looked at trends in the quality of primary care services.
We analyse results from the GP Patient Survey to assess how access to GP practices has changed over time.
We examine whether patients feel involved in decisions about their care and treatment.
Looking at breast, cervical and bowel screening data, this indicator examines whether coverage has changed over time.
We look at prescribing patterns for antibiotics, both in England and internationally.
We assess the support from local services and organisations that help patients manage their long-term health condition(s).
We explore how overall patient experience of NHS and social care services has changed over time.
We look at how confidence and trust in clinicians has changed over time.
• 16/07/2019 • Sophie Castle-Clarke
Since last September the Nuffield Trust has been evaluating Care City, a Test Bed based in north east London. Sophie Castle-Clarke describes what we’ve found so far.