Upcoming Events

Mental Health London 15 September 2016

Mental Health: Forward Thinking – Delivering the Strategy

September 15 @ 8:30 am - 4:45 pm

Learn how key recommendations for mental health services will be hardwired into how care is commissioned, funded, delivered and inspected across the whole of the NHS and wider public sector.


Transforming Urgent and Emergency Care: Safer, Better, Faster

September 29 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

An event to access the progress in transforming the urgent and emergency care system in England and look forward to a safe, effective and sustainable service in the future.


Charity Reform: Implementing Guidance on Fundraising and Governance

October 19 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Delegates will learn how new statutory guidance on charity governance, responsibilities, fundraising practice and financial management can be best implemented throughout their own organisation.


DigiHealth UK: Transforming Healthcare Delivery

October 20 @ 8:30 am - 4:45 pm

Focusing on how health services can bridge the gap between the current pressures on the system and the plans for the NHS to become a world leader in the development and use of technology in health and social care.

Palliative and End of Life Care

Palliative & End of Life Care: Supporting Patient Choice

October 27 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

An event looking at the issues and challenges of providing personalised end of life care.


Dementia: Quality of Care

November 16 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Dementia: Quality of Care will help you to develop a greater understanding of how people with dementia can get the support they need every day of the year, whether that be at home, in residential care, hospital or in the wider community.

Public Health July 27 2016 Manchester

Public Health: Prevention in Practice

November 24 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

An event focusing on the challenges of public health and the initiatives that can promote population health and improve the overall health of the nation at large.


Digital Government Summit: Agile Policy Making

November 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This agenda will focus on how to make public services simpler, clearer and faster for citizens and ensure organisations have the right skills in place to make it happen.


Managing Change: Transformation for Productive Public Services

December 6 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

An event showcasing examples of best practice in achieving public sector efficiency gains to deliver more for less.


Children and Young People's Mental Health: Promoting Integration and Early Intervention

December 8 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

This event will explore a whole-system approach focused on prevention of children and young people's mental ill health, early intervention and integration of services.

Federations, Mergers and Alliances

Federation, Mergers and Alliances

January 12, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Develop a greater understanding of the history of federation, benefits, why federate, what CCGs want, how to build a federation and how it fits into The NHS Five Year Forward Plan.

Our aim is to make public services better

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