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Content tagged with Claire Henry

New Arrangements for The National End of Life Care Programme and Recent Publications

Claire Henry

On 1 April 2013, a new improvement body, NHS Improving Quality, was established. It is hosted by the NHS Commissioning Board and brings together the combined knowledge and experience of a number of NHS improvement organisations: National End of Life Care Programme National Cancer Action Team NHS Diabetes and Kidney Care... Read full article

Route to Success: Achieving Quality for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People

Bridget Moss, Claire Henry, Tes Smith

In the UK, accurate numbers of people who identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) are hard to establish. Official figures vary between 750,000 (Office for National Statistics, 2010) and 3.6 million (Parliament UK, 2009). In 2009, the number of people who had sought gender reassignment treatment was... Read full article

The Development of An Electronic, Palliative Care, Coordination System

Claire Henry, Anita Hayes

Effective coordination of care, sharing of information and partnership working are principles that define high-quality, end-of-life care. Technology is now being adapted to support these principles in order to improve, and put individual patients at the centre of, care at the end of life. The concept of an electronic, palliative... Read full article

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