Our themes

We recognise that a health system under extreme pressure needs to find quick win improvements that drive operational efficiency without compromising quality and safety.

At the same time we understand the importance of planning ahead for a more sustainable future – one that will require new kinds of devolved leadership and fresh approaches to the adoption and spread of innovation.

Our strategic themes pull together our work across a number of our programmes:

Primary Care

The term ‘primary care’ is used relatively loosely in the NHS. It commonly refers to family doctors and their teams. Howev...

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Healthy Ageing

The ageing population is widely recognised as one of the biggest challenges for our future. For 2017/2018 we have identifi...

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Bridging the Gap 4

Wed 02nd October

Bridging the Gap (BtG) is a series of events held on behalf of the AHSN Network. Preceded by 3 Bt...

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