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We partner with health systems, industry, consumers and businesses to transform the way that healthcare is delivered and consumed. We are experts in the way the NHS is evolving. We are networked at the highest levels. We enable our clients to operate as partners to the health and care system and use Data and Analytics…

Friday Five

Genes, ghosts and Gould: this week’s Friday Five

Genome sequencing to diagnose children All seriously ill children in England with an unexplained disorder will be eligible for genome analysis, which involves mapping a person’s entire genetic code, from next year. It follows a project at Addenbrooke’s Hospital and Cambridge university, which found that one in four children in intensive care had a genetic…

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Inequality, savings and investment in health – this week’s Friday Five

Sure Start programme saved the NHS millions of pounds Research conducted by The Institute for Fiscal Studies has found that Sure Start children’s centres, offering high levels of service in poor neighbourhoods in England, visits to hospitals fell among all children of primary school age and a third of 11 year olds. Fewer visits to…

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Lord Prior uses CHN to call for NHS Bond

The chair of NHS England Lord David Prior last night called on politicians to back a £50bn government “bond” for infrastructure spending, saying the service is “capital starved”. He was speaking at the Cambridge Health Network event, “In conversation with Lord David Prior”. Read more about what he said in the HSJ (£).