Integrated care systems: what do they look like?

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The COVID-19 public inquiry aims to identify lessons learned from the pandemic and how to do better in future. Join us to explore what the key questions are for the inquiry to address, and how it can be most impactful.

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Where next for NHS nurses' pay?

New analysis from our REAL Centre explores the impact of high inflation and other factors affecting nurse pay, and considers how the current approach to pay determination could be improved.

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The Messenger review is a promising start for health and social care leadership reform, although the...

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