I've been engaging in the traditional summer activity of catching up with my reading - so here's a list of links which will doubtless grow over August.
Where to look packs for STP areas
NHS England press release on additional funding for some STP areas
Report on STP's from the IPPR
NHS Support Federation campaign info on STP's
Accountable care systems
National Audit Office report: commentary from the MND Association
2013 and 2015 reports from the Wales Audit Office
Research on staff attitudes and stress levels from the Point Of Care Foundation
New report on importance of occupational therapists from their Royal College
HQIP report on quality of acute non-invasive ventilation care
Definition of person-centred care from the RCN
Cross-party campaign from Norman Lamb MP for a convention on health and social care.
State of Caring 2017 (Carers' Trust report)
Financial costs of neurological conditions
Research into the financial cost of Parkinson's released.
Alzheimers Society launch campaign to end the 'Dementia Tax' (and if you've forgotten the election campaign already, here's an explanation)
The state of social care in GB (Leonard Cheshire report from 2016)
Messages from various key players for the current Government (chiefly, sort it out pls)
Can health and social care ever be truly integrated? (Macmillan Cymru on the long-term review of health and social care announced for Wales in November last year)
Is a 'what matters conversation' a carer's assessment? (Prof. Luke Clement)
Consultation and White Paper: Services Fit For The Future (includes governance, participation and accountability issues)
NICVA position paper on Brexit as it affects NI has some useful positioning on health
Brexit Health Alliance formed to safeguard arrangements for research and health-care should the UK (as expected) leave the EU.
Nuffield Trust - Getting A Brexit Deal That Works For The NHS
Survey of specialist palliative care in care homes
Habinteg Accessible Housing Policy Update
The UK Strategy for Rare Diseases