Helping GPs to support people to live and die well

National End of Life Care Programme (NEoLCP)

Find your 1%: helping GPs to support people to live and die well
This resource pack has been developed to be a practical tool to help GPs identify those patients who may be in their last year of life and talk to them about their preferences. It contains information on: identifying people at the end of life; having end of life care conversations; putting plans in place; managing and co-ordinating care; and space for GPs to include local information such as the telephone numbers of hospices, palliative care teams and pharmacies which stock palliative care drugs.

Falls Prevention Resource Pack

The King’s Fund Information & Library Service Aug/2012
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This resource pack brings together existing and new falls prevention resources aimed at supporting local initiatives in reducing harm to patients from falls.

A resource pack for leaders of community groups and activities

Preparation for birth and beyond: a resource pack for leaders of community groups and activities
This resource pack has been developed to help the NHS, local authorities and the voluntary sector in planning or leading preparation for parenthood groups and activities. It aims to improve outcomes for babies and parents through a refreshed approach to antenatal education.

News articles from NHS Network: 1 Sept 2011

Information taken from a report produced by independent researchers at Aston Business School NHS staff management and health service quality, will be incorporated into future inhouse Ward Manager’s training courses.
 The researchers’ report is based on the wealth of data contained in NHSstaff survey results.  They analysed how, over time, the experience of NHS staff at work links with performance measures that illustrate the quality of care that NHS trusts deliver. Read more »
This report finds that the NHS graduate management training scheme generates savings per trainee in the tens of thousands of pounds, and retains more trainees than other private and public sector schemes.  Read more »
The Mindful Employer line managers’ resource pack provides practical guidance for line managers to support staff who experience mental health conditions including stress, anxiety and depression.  Read more »