Monthly Archives: December 2015

November’s Newsletter Now Available

The November edition of the Words Worth Reading Ltd newsletter is now available to download. Including a round up of recent news, links to events in December and a look forward to 2016. To get the latest news about business, … Continue reading

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£2m Fund Will Support Additional GP Out-of-Hours Sessions This Winter

NHS England has announced plans to reimburse additional indemnity costs incurred by GPs offering extra out-of-hours sessions over the winter period.   They will be making £2 million available to help with this winter’s out-of-hours provision alongside developing and implementing longer … Continue reading

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Fun Reads – Perfect for Christmas Stockings and Emergency Presents!

In the perfect book shop there would be a section entitled ‘light relief’ and it would be filled to the rafters with frothy books, dealing with a wide range of topics with the lightest of touches.  From a retelling of … Continue reading

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CQC Finds that People are not supported in exercising their rights under the Mental Health Act

The Care Quality Commission’s 6th annual report into the impact of the Mental Health Act has been published.  The report is a depressing read for anyone involved in improving mental health services for patients, with little improvement made on the … Continue reading

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Consumers Choosing Independents Over Multi-Nationals

Insurance provider Simply Business has been pouring over its data from the last 5 years and has revealed a strong trend, with many consumers turning their backs on multi-nationals in favour of small businesses over the last 5 years. The … Continue reading

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Paris is the best place in the world to be a student

The QS Top Universities Student Cities Ranking for 2016 is out and Paris is on top for the 4th year running.  Melbourne is 2nd, with Tokyo 3rd, London has dropped down from 3rd place to 5th, largely down to the … Continue reading

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Over 75% of CCGs Applied for New NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme

More than three-quarters (168) of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs), in partnership with 132 local authorities, have submitted joint Expressions of Interest to become part of the first phase of the roll-out of the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme. The NHS Diabetes Prevention … Continue reading

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