Claire Helm discusses the upcoming review of clinical standards and the role they currently play in the health service.
Claire Helm considers ways to curtail unnecessary A&E admissions.
We summarise Professor Stephen Powis' recently published interim report
Analysis manager Claire Helm discusses why the coming winter is likely to be even more difficult than the last for trusts, staff and patients.
Claire Helm analyses recent reports on the numbers of NHS managers and clinical staff across the NHS.
Claire Helm writes on why it is time for a new national planning framework for the NHS to realistically address unfunded growth in demand.
Claire Helm explains why this winter shows that the government must now take some big decisions about the long-term funding of health and social care.