Developing long term health and care strategies

2019-01-15T13:35:03+00:00

Developing long term health and care strategies Attain’s Scott Matthewman, Ruth Smith, and Gareth Hartley talk about their recent experiences of developing long-term system wide health and care strategies. Long term strategic planning – key challenges Local health and care systems across the country are grappling with rising demand, constrained resources [...]

Developing long term health and care strategies2019-01-15T13:35:03+00:00

How a Population Health approach can transform QIPP to improve outcomes for patients

2019-01-15T12:11:33+00:00

How a Population Health approach can transform QIPP to improve outcomes for patients Attain’s approach to Population Health is a practical set of tools to have an impact this financial year not a theoretical framework for the distant future. At the heart of our approach is the patient and delivery of [...]

How a Population Health approach can transform QIPP to improve outcomes for patients2019-01-15T12:11:33+00:00

Clinical Thresholds: What are the opportunities and challenges for providers?

2019-01-15T11:55:17+00:00

Clinical Thresholds: What are the opportunities and challenges for providers? Clinical thresholds are one of the tools being use across the country to help transform the approach to care. Often patients are offered pathways that encourage self-care or alternative approaches before further intervention (e.g. surgery) is required. Clinical threshold policies are [...]

Clinical Thresholds: What are the opportunities and challenges for providers?2019-01-15T11:55:17+00:00

In the news – Group Consultations coming soon to a GP near you?

2019-02-07T16:35:55+00:00

In the news – Group Consultations coming soon to a GP near you? Summary:  The prospect of ‘Group GP Consultations’ potentially took a step closer to becoming a part of standard primary care after a leading GP told the annual Royal College of GPs annual conference that the audience should ‘take [...]

In the news – Group Consultations coming soon to a GP near you?2019-02-07T16:35:55+00:00

Supporting Patient Flow ahead of Winter and beyond

2019-01-14T16:07:26+00:00

Supporting Patient Flow ahead of Winter and beyond Last week, the Attain team of Helen Pyecroft, Matthew Jones, Andrea Willimott and Lucy Cole supported Draper & Dash Healthcare, provider of healthcare analytics, with their Executive Patient Flow Winter Summit in London. Most of you will be familiar with the struggle [...]

Supporting Patient Flow ahead of Winter and beyond2019-01-14T16:07:26+00:00

In the news – A&E in England: are we really that bad?

2018-12-02T14:41:57+00:00

In the news – A&E in England: are we really that bad? Summary: As A&E performance in England and the rest of the UK continues a seemingly endless race to the bottom, we consider just how bad (or good) we are. When considering transformational change, the NHS is often quoted [...]

In the news – A&E in England: are we really that bad?2018-12-02T14:41:57+00:00

What are the four key drivers of integration in health and social care?

2019-01-14T16:11:57+00:00

What are the four key drivers of integration in health and social care? Integration looks different in every area: virtual, physical and digital, yet all seek to achieve a positive change for the health and care economy and the community it serves. The drivers for health and care integration include [...]

What are the four key drivers of integration in health and social care?2019-01-14T16:11:57+00:00

Reflections from the HFMA Convergence 2.0 conference

2019-01-14T16:14:47+00:00

Reflections from the HFMA Convergence 2.0 conference Encompassing the annual provider and commissioning faculty conferences  HFMA overview National policy is aligning more organisations from health and care. Systematic issues around governance, payment and contracting are being discussed at length, without a “one size fits all” solution. Cultural issues around different [...]

Reflections from the HFMA Convergence 2.0 conference2019-01-14T16:14:47+00:00

Attain appointed to the Elis Transformation Change Framework 2.0

2019-01-15T11:26:30+00:00

Attain appointed to the Elis Transformation Change Framework 2.0 Attain is pleased to announce their recent appointment to the Elis Transformation Change Framework 2.0. The framework will provide capabilities to cover requirements from NHS Commissioning Support Units across England. Its aim is to meet the current and future challenges of [...]

Attain appointed to the Elis Transformation Change Framework 2.02019-01-15T11:26:30+00:00

Attain appointed to UK government’s Management Consultancy Framework

2019-01-15T11:32:08+00:00

Attain appointed to UK government’s Management Consultancy Framework Attain is delighted to have been selected by the UK government as a preferred supplier for its new Management Consultancy Framework (MCF).  The Crown Commercial Service has awarded Attain a place in the Health and Community Lot. The MCF (know internally as [...]

Attain appointed to UK government’s Management Consultancy Framework2019-01-15T11:32:08+00:00