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  • A Five Year Forward View for social care
    13 March 2017

    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.
    06 September 2016

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

    Care City was selected as one of five national Health and Social Care Test Beds, and the only one in London. Care City is a healthy ageing innovation centre jointly founded by NELFT and the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham. The Care City Innovation Test Bed is a system wide collaboration that aims to improve the wellbeing and resilience of older people with long term conditions, older people with dementia.
  • Could Constructive Conversations make the tough year ahead for the NHS a little easier?
    15 August 2016

    Could Constructive Conversations make the tough year ahead for the NHS a little easier?

    As part of the Health Foundation’s annual Policy Challenge Fund the Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE), the Institute for Government and PPL are conducting research across three sites to find out how local areas are brokering constructive conversations with citizens, to tackle the ‘wicked issues’ surrounding the implementation of new models of care.
  • PPL and NEL Healthcare Consulting Summer School
    01 August 2016

    PPL and NEL Healthcare Consulting Summer School

    This Summer School will provide you with an opportunity to develop the skills and build the confidence to lead change successfully. This opportunity is targeted to staff from across the health and social care system including CCGs, provider organisations, local authorities and voluntary sector organisations.
  • The case for 7 day NHS services
    01 August 2016

    The case for 7 day NHS services

    The majority of policy makers and practitioners agree that 7-day services are a powerful way to improve quality of care, build greater capacity in the system and give citizens greater flexibility and choice in where and when to access services.
  • Consulting Excellence
    22 July 2016

    Consulting Excellence

    PPL Support the Launch of Consulting Excellence – promoting high standards of ethical behaviour, value for clients and professional development in the consulting industry