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Specialist insight pieces from some of the health sector’s leading experts, commissioners, researchers and workforce specialists. Browse through the topics to learn more about what our contributors think about skills transformation in the health sector.

Winter pressures: How to ease the strain for hospitals

21st December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
Winter is a challenging time for the UK’s hospitals, bringing with it an immense amount of pressure on resources and staff. With today marking the…

Greater support needed for all who care for dying patients – not just doctors

20th December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
The BMA has called for greater support for doctors caring for patients at the end of their lives, after its latest quarterly survey found fewer…

Assistant Practitioner: Call for Evidence Conference

05th December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
Wednesday 22nd March 2017: 9.30 – 4.30 Birmingham Hear from experts and key influencers across the healthcare sector discussing Assistant Practice best practice in relation…

Exception reporting: how Realtime Rostering will support junior doctors

01st December 2016 Written by Skills for Health
Skills for Health’s new e-rostering system, Realtime Rostering, offers a module specifically tailored to junior doctors: Doctors Rostering. With the new junior doctors’ contract set…

Apprenticeship register is a chance for flexibility

02nd November 2016 Written by John Rogers
The Apprenticeship Levy proposed for launch in April 2017 brings with it the new landscape of a register for training providers, says John Rogers, CEO…