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Plain English

Does it really have to be so complicated? The most sensible glossary to be published since the reforms. We salute you NHS Networks… http://www.networks.nhs.uk/editors-blog/glossary-of-terms-the-reforms

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Spark with imagination, fuel with data

Spark with imagination, fuel with data Innovation is a much-abused word: it’s over-used as an adjective and under-used as a catalyst. Susan Wojcicki at Google shares what she’s learned about innovation in this article on the eight pillars of innovation.. What begins with intuition, is fuelled with insights she tells us. Hear hear.

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ZPB has a new home

With so many new recruits on board, ZPB needed some fancy new digs. After all, a team with big ideas needs plenty of space to flex their intellectual muscles. So we have relocated to a lovely new office in London Bridge, which was formerly a vinegar factory (we know it doesn’t sound particularly attractive, but…

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Patchy implementation of readmissions policy gets some Trusts a raw deal

Following our work with US data analysis company Sg2 on the cost of emergency readmissions, it came to our attention that many commissioners are being quite lenient on the penalties being imposed on their acute trusts. What? We hear you cry, Outrageous! Quite so. So we’ve collaborated with the HSJ on this resulting article to…