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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.

Improving Care for People Living with Autism

08th April 2016 Written by National Autistic Society
Autism is a serious, lifelong disabling condition that affects the way a person communicates with, and relates to, other people. Autism is a spectrum condition…

Successfully building bridges – from vocational to academic

06th April 2016 Written by Alexandra Gibson
Alexandra Gibson, 26 from Verwood, Dorset, recently started a three-year university degree at Bournemouth University following completion of the Certificate in Bridging Skills for Higher…

What you need to know about the new Doctors Rostering System

05th April 2016 Written by Bryan Kessie – Head of Technical Development
Last Updated: 5th AprilAs the leading provider of junior doctor rostering, with over 15 years’ experience in ensuring safe and compliant working patterns for doctors,…

I’m pledging to promote the importance of integrated healthcare delivery for patients

24th March 2016 Written by Anne Clarke, Skills for Health’s Regional Director for Southern England
Last month Skills for Health, Skills for Care and Health Education England Thames Valley hosted a joint participative event to review the importance of ‘integration…

The Community Breastfeeding Team Facilitators

21st March 2016 Written by Charlotte Barnett
#OurHealthHeroesShowCase The Community Breastfeeding Team provide breastfeeding support for new mothers in Stoke-on-Trent. The team are made up of one team leader, four breastfeeding facilitators,…