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Health Investor awards – let’s hear it for communications!

Having been shortlisted for HealthInvestor’s Strategic Consultants of the Year, we find out this week if we are the winners of this coveted accolade. This is a first for us – and also for Health Investor. Health Investor and its community promote the importance of private sector firms and their contribution to improving patient care…

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What is the cost of outpatient appointments?

Face-to-face outpatient appointments require patients to take time off work, travel and organise childcare. This all has a cost to the economy. Earlier this year we sought to calculate the impact on productivity of outpatient appointments by looking at the time working people needed to take off work, and also the cost to the NHS…

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Will we see a surge in referrals in mental health?

ZPB data briefing by Anne Janssen, ZPB’s Analyst ZPB’s analytic unit was commissioned by Ieso Digital Health to investigate the effect that COVID-19 had on referrals to NHS talking therapy, known as improving access to psychological therapy (IAPT) mental health services and what that might mean for demand once the lockdown is eased and patients…

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NHS reset – what now for comms and pharma?

  By Helen Mooney, Senior Content Manager 2020 has been a year like no other, and we are not even at the end of the third quarter. With the COVID-19 crisis still rampaging across the world with little sign of abating any time soon, it is more important than ever to try and take stock…