Wellards updates

Vanguards: what are they and why do they matter?

Vanguards: what are they and why do they matter? 20 Apr 2015 Have you wondered what they are, but you have not had the time to read all of NHS England's long documents? Find out what you need to know from our summary in the Fast-facts section of the Wellar...

Mental health review: out now

Mental health review: out now 13 Apr 2015 Do you know who the main stakeholders in mental health are? What is driving mental health policy? How might recent commissioning decisions affect industry? The focus on mental health has intensifi...

Regional reviews

Regional reviews 07 Apr 2015 Our 10 regional reviews cover what is going on in your area and allow you to stay on top of the latest developments. Insights will allow a more effective and customer-focused account plan to be bui...

Confused by election jargon and protocol?

Confused by election jargon and protocol? 01 Apr 2015 How to make sense of the election Dissolution, prorogation, purdah, the London Gazette? How come we now have no MPs but still have a Prime Minister and ministers? Confused by election jargon and...

Q2 review: out now

Q2 review: out now 30 Mar 2015 Are you up to speed with some of the biggest changes in the NHS of the year so far? The new enhanced tariff option, the Five year forward view vanguard, co-commissioning, integrated care pioneers,...

Who can save the NHS?

Who can save the NHS? 18 Mar 2015 No one doubts that the NHS is in crises. What to do about it is another matter. While not one of the mainstream parties is promising to tear up the NHS handbook and start again, they are poles ap...

What's new?

Pre-election briefings on the NHS paint an uncertain picture

17 Apr 2015

What is the condition of the NHS as we go into the general election? Economics professors have argued the viability of the health service depends on its efficiency and that the biggest threat...

Nurse numbers dwindling, says workforce survey

17 Apr 2015

Is the number of nurses going down or up in the NHS? A UK survey of 5,000 nurses suggests there has been no improvement in staff numbers over the past year, despite government claims. Red...

Report paints maternity service picture

17 Apr 2015

Where can I find the latest maternity stats for England? A picture of local and national maternity services can be built using fresh data from the Health and Social Care Information Centre. The...

City and Hackney CCG drops out of primary care co-commissioning plans

17 Apr 2015

What might CCGs taking charge of the primary care budget mean for industry? City and Hackney Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) will no longer take on extra responsibility for commissioning...

Upcoming events

29 April 2015

WEBEX NHS oncology policy in 2015: an update, 10:00am - 10:45am

Are you up to speed with the latest changes to NHS oncology policy? The ground is shifting in NHS ca...

12 May 2015

New World Market Access: Meeting the challenge of co-commissioning, Warren House, Kingston

With the introduction of co-commissioning the world of market access is undergoing its greatest shake-u...

10 June 2015

Wellards Annual Conference 2015: Throne Games, The Royal Society, London

Throne Games 2015 Our 2015 Conference, to be held a month after the new Government takes office, wil...

9 July 2015

Wellards Forum: New directions for medtech, The King's Fund, London

What can we predict might happen to the NHS in 2015 and how will that affect the next few years...

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