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A new Integrated Care Centre has been developed by NHS Oldham in partnership with healthcare IT provider Computacenter. The care centre will integrate...

NHS in England ‘more efficient’

The NHS in England is more efficient than elsewhere in the UK, a new study has revealed. A unique analysis of the performance of...

Pre-operative cartoons to guide patients

Animated films that take patients through their operations and post-operative care in advance of surgery are now available to hospitals in the UK and...

Coloplast seeks out talent

Wound, stoma and continence care specialist Coloplast is not only recruiting, but using its own staff to boost its recruitment programme. The company's...

Lombard to lead National Liver Strategy

The Department of Health has appointed the first National Clinical Director for Liver Disease. Dr Martin Lombard, a Consultant Hepatologist at Royal Liverpool University...

Have your say… and support charity

Last year, your entries to the Pf Company Perception, Motivation and Satisfaction Survey helped to support children at the Acorn Children’s Hospice. Pf publisher...

Meeting continence needs at home

NHS Supply Chain has launched an online portal to help PCTs use its home delivery service for continence patients (HDS). The dedicated online portal,...

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Byotrol aids Haiti relief effort

A biocidal cleaning agent from a Manchester-based company is being deployed as part of the disaster relief effort in Haiti. After discussion with the...

SMC decision ‘encouraging news’ for CLL patients

Scotland has become the first country in the UK to make MabThera (rituximab) available to all patients with most common form of leukaemia. The...

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