14/6/2011 News release

National Voices welcomes the government’s changes to its health reforms, noting that, on some key demands from patient groups, it has gone further than the NHS Future Forum report.

These include the following calls made by National Voices,...

May 2011

9 Big Shouts is a landmark statement of what patients, service users, their families and carers want from the government's health reforms and from the delivery of health services in general.

The Government has made further announcements about its new listening exercise. It will be overseen by an NHS Future Forum of about 40 people, chaired by Professor Steve Field...

National Voices welcomes the pause in parliamentary consideration of the health and social care reforms, announced by Secretary of State Andrew Lansley yesterday, and repeats its call for changes that will give real influence over commissioning to patients,...

19/5/2011 News Release

Prime Minister David Cameron, Health Secretary, Andrew Lansley and Minister Paul Burstow came face-to-face with National Voices Members and Service User Panelists today (Thursday 19 May) giving them an extra opportunity to have a say on NHS reform.



Issues raised include the need for clearer governance of GP Consortia, the need for inc entives for better integration of health and social care, and clarity on who will be responsible for national inequalities in care.



27 April 2011
Health Service Journal (HSJ): No hospital doctors on consortia boards (subscriber only content)


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