Scottish Nationalist’s posturing on ‘privatisation’ may backfire post-election

By James Tout on January 29, 2015 | Category: Blog | No Comments
Scottish Nationalist’s posturing on ‘privatisation’ may backfire post-election

First published in Health Service Journal on 29 January 2015.

The new Scottish first minister, Nicola Sturgeon’s announcement that Scottish National Party MPs could vote on laws affecting only England met with predictable indignation from some sections of the London press.

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Is there a future for the private sector in the NHS?

By Rob Preston on January 21, 2015 | Category: Blog | No Comments
Is there a future for the private sector in the NHS?

Reducing the involvement of the private sector in the NHS was agreed on by the overwhelming majority of an audience at last night’s Guardian Live event, looking at the future of the health service.

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Growing power of social media for NHS frontline

By Emma Meggs on January 16, 2015 | Category: Blog | No Comments
Growing power of social media for NHS frontline

As this year’s news agenda continues to follow the tales of woe within the NHS – and in particular A&E – it’s interesting to see the variety of voices taking part in this dialogue.

The increase in first-hand accounts being shared through traditional and social media provides valuable lessons for PR professionals.

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