NHS England: Revised funding approach for palliative care

NHS England has published a revised draft funding approach for NHS_Englandpalliative care featuring a ‘currency’ for ensuring services match patient needs, offer best value and that providers are reimbursed fairly. The revision is informed by feedback received through consultation, events and seminars since publication of the original document in October 2014.

Working with evidence

DSCF0651Additional Training Opportunities

This is just a reminder that East Cheshire staff may access training courses provided at other library venues besides our own here in New Alderley House. This is due to a reciprocal arrangement between ourselves, Stockport NHS Foundation Trust and University Hospital of South Manchester.

Stepping Hill currently has free courses on the following topics:

  • Introduction to Literature Searching
  • Introduction to Critical Appraisal with statistics
  • In-depth Literature Searching
  • The Cochrane Library
  • Using PubMed effectively

Courses at UHSM have yet to be published.

See our webpage for dates and times

Don’t forget for 1:1 training on updating or developing your evidence search skills using the healthcare databases (HDAS), NICE or Cochrane, please get in touch with one of our Outreach Librarians.  Contact Carole Keeling if you are based at the Trust or Steve Collman for any community based staff or students.