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Format: 2014-04-18
Format: 2014-04-18

Peer Review in Belgium: Health System Performance Assessment

19 May 2014
Belgium piloted its first Health System Performance Assessment (HSPA) framework in 2008. The framework provides the basis to improve decision-making in health systems. Taking the Belgian experience...

The battle to save Lambeth's modernist sheltered housing

18 Apr 2014
Designed by celebrated architect Kate Macintosh, 269 Leigham Court Road is a modernist gem, but Lambeth council wants to sell it off. Oliver Wainwright meets the architect and residents to find out...

HIQA publishes reports on two hospitals

17 Apr 2014
The Health Information and Quality Authority has published hygiene reports after unannounced inspections at the Coombe Women's Hospital and Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital in Dublin.

Britons are living longer than ever, but it doesn't mean we're healthier

17 Apr 2014
Pensions minister says death estimate would help pensioners manage money, but quality of life is as important as quantity It's hard to miss in Britain's seaside towns, not to mention weekday mornings...

New consultant pay a 'barrier to recruitment'

17 Apr 2014
A report from the Department of Health has said that variations in the rates of public pay for newly-appointed hospital consultants and their established peers are a barrier to recruiting and...

2013 PQRS interim claims feedback data now available for individual eligible professionals

17 Apr 2014
Individual eligible professionals (EPs) who reported at least one Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) quality measure in 2013 via claims-based reports can now view the entire 2013 calendar year...

2013 PQRS interim claims feedback data now available for individual eligible professionals

17 Apr 2014
Individual eligible professionals (EPs) who reported at least one Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) quality measure in 2013 via claims-based reports can now view the entire 2013 calendar year...

2013 PQRS interim claims feedback data now available for individual eligible professionals

17 Apr 2014
Individual eligible professionals (EPs) who reported at least one Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) quality measure in 2013 via claims-based reports can now view the entire 2013 calendar year...

2013 PQRS interim claims feedback data now available for individual eligible professionals

17 Apr 2014
Individual eligible professionals (EPs) who reported at least one Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) quality measure in 2013 via claims-based reports can now view the entire 2013 calendar year...

2013 PQRS interim claims feedback data now available for individual eligible professionals

17 Apr 2014
Individual eligible professionals (EPs) who reported at least one Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) quality measure in 2013 via claims-based reports can now view the entire 2013 calendar year...

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