Claire & Simon's blog: putting people into partnerships

Claire & Simon's blog:  putting people into partnerships
Working in partnership is fundamental to what we do, but we know how difficult it can be.  In the first in a new series of blogs, PPL MDs Claire and Simon discuss some of the challenges and some of the lessons learned.

PPL wins 2017 MCA Consulting Excellence Client Service and Value Award

PPL wins 2017 MCA Consulting Excellence Client Service and Value Award
“We are extremely proud to be the first recipient of the MCA’s Consulting Excellence, Client Service and Value Award. This is a real testament to the whole team’s commitment to affecting positive change with lasting impact for our clients, and a brilliant recognition of the values that make PPL unique”.

Strengthening the investment case for person- and community-centred care approaches

Strengthening the investment case for person- and community-centred care approaches
As part of the Realising the Value programme, PPL has developed a toolkit, which enables commissioners to assess the costs and benefits of a number of person and community centred approaches. It builds on a wealth of data, wider evidence and expert assessment of impact.

Right care, right place - transforming hospital discharge across North West London

Right care, right place - transforming hospital discharge across North West London
We are proud winners of the Patient Experience Network Awards in the Inclusion of Social Care category and of the Institute for Continuous Improvement in Public Services Awards (Overall Winner).

Producing the Goods – Collaboration as the Next Frontier of Productivity

Producing the Goods – Collaboration as the Next Frontier of Productivity
Claire Kennedy comments on the latest report from the New Local Government Network, co-sponsored by PPL: Producing the Goods – Collaboration as the Next Frontier of Productivity

Are disruptive trends the key to improving the health of the population?

Are disruptive trends the key to improving the health of the population?
Russell reflects on the discussions at a recent Young Management Consultancies Association (MCA) event Disrupting Trends. What are the changing environmental, economic and social factors that drive the way we live and work today and in the future?

A Five Year Forward View for social care

A Five Year Forward View for social care
Following the spring Budget’s £2bn announced funding boost to adult social care, implementing social care initiatives that make real changes to people’s lives, as well as helping with financial sustainability, has to be the starting point.

How Care City is embracing innovative technologies to improve the lives of the older population.

How Care City is embracing innovative technologies to improve the lives of the older population.
Care City, selected as 1 of 5 national Health and Social Care Test Beds, is a healthy ageing innovation centre. The Care City Innovation Test Bed is a system wide collaboration that aims to improve wellbeing and resilience of older people with long term conditions.

PPL supports the launch of Consulting Excellence at the UK MCA

PPL supports the launch of Consulting Excellence at the UK MCA
PPL support the Launch of Consulting Excellence – promoting high standards of ethical behaviour, value for clients and professional development in the consulting industry