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Finalist in the Appian Excellence in Low-Code Awards 2022

We were delighted to be given an honourable mention as a finalist in the Appian Excellence in Low-Code Awards 2022, at the Appian World event, which was announced on 21 June 2022.

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Estates and Facilities - the silent service and heartbeat of the NHS

Today, 15 June 2022, marks the National Healthcare Estates and Facilities Day to recognise and celebrate the tremendous efforts of all estates and facilities staff and their role in the critical provision of essential services. 

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SCW win at UK GO National Excellence in Procurement awards

SCW win again at the GO National Public Procurement Awards 2021/2022 in sixth consecutive year as finalist. 

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Growing Health Together - collaborating for better health and wellbeing in East Surrey

In May, we held a live webinar panel session exploring the vibrant collaborative programme in East Surrey where PCNs are working alongside community and voluntary organisations to improve health outcomes, equity, and sustainability for their local populations.

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Joining the dots across health and care at NHS ConfedExpo 22

This year’s NHS ConfedExpo conference and exhibition was held on 15-16 June 2022 at the ACC in Liverpool with delegates attending in person for the first time in three years. Colleagues across the health and care sector gathered to discuss current topics and challenges and catch up with friends and teammates both old and new.

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Finalists for three NHS Improvement Awards 2022

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for not one but three categories in the inaugural NHS Improvement Awards. The awards are being run in conjunction with the NHS Big Conversation for Improvement 11-12 May 2022.

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How is teledermatology using digital technology to transform care pathways?

Earlier this month we held a live webinar panel session sponsored by Kings Fund exploring the latest on telemedicine and how it’s being used to redesign pathways. A staggering 1,448 people registered to watch, so if you missed it, this event will now be available on-demand.

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Review of constipation in people with a learning disability and autistic people

Our new report provides a summary of findings and recommendations from an evidence and qualitative review conducted to understand constipation and its management in people with a learning disability and autistic people. 

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Preparing for the health and care changes ahead

Writing for Public Sector Focus' December magazine edition, Janet Horton, our Executive Director of Customer Development, explores how we need to be preparing for the health and care changes ahead.