NHS e-RS Assisted Digital Service Patient User Needs Brief

The NHS electronic Referral Service (NHS e-RS) enables a patient to receive a referral from their GP for their first hospital or clinic appointment. The NHS e-RS then allows the patient to make an online booking with a choice of place, date and time. For those that are unable to … Read More

Information on Coronavirus – Information correct as at 17th March 2020

Read the latest advice and information from NHS England and Public Health England about the Coronavirus. With the situation with the Coronavirus ever-changing it’s important that you stay informed with latest advice and information from official sources. For the most up to date information please check the advice on https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response … Read More

Rise Above – NHS England project July 2018

Rise Above” is an NHS England project aimed at delaying and preventing young people (11- 16’s) from engaging in exploratory risk behaviours and to build and improve the all-round resilience and well-being of young people. Rise Above uses social media channels to reach young people in highly relevant environments, and … Read More

The five-year vision for Greater Manchester

In February 2015, all the NHS organisations and local authorities in Greater Manchester signed a landmark agreement with the Government to take charge of health and social care spending and decisions in our city region. Greater Manchester’s five year plan, Taking Charge of our Health and Social Care, was published … Read More

NHS England outlines future of congenital heart disease services

NHS England has today set out plans to implement exacting new standards that will ensure patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) receive the best possible care. Hospitals that do not currently fulfil these standards, which have been developed by specialists and patients, must either show that they have a programme … Read More