Richard Wilson blogs about his conversation with Brendan on the introduction of Buurtzorg to the UK.
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As NHS leaders hear they will have to manage without more money, Buurtzorg demonstrates integration led by front-line staff...
A recent report from the NHS Confederation adds to the growing evidence that radical change is needed
Care certificate for front line staff will not mend a broken system
"If you say you are committed, why not try the Neil Armstrong approach - one small step."
Rooting new kinds of public service in new kinds of relationships
Paying a living wage to home care workers is a step in the right direction but not enough to transform the service
Promises to protect whistleblowers are welcome but the culture change needed to realise the Francis vision demands much more
The NHS Providers report Leading by Example marks an important change of approach to tackling racial discrimination
Jeremy Hunt is promising more nurses and less competition in community services. He's right -- and here's how it can deliver
There is so much promise in NHS England's Five Year Forward View. Home care services could hold the key to making it a reality
If NHS staff are to lead the battle against obesity it is time to focus on improving their own wellbeing and engagement
The renewed focus on mental illness after the death of Robin Williams has both positive and negative features.
Mixing up evidence about staff engagement in the NHS with employee ownership in private companies is unhelpful.
Black and minority ethnic people are seriously under-represented in the NHS leadership, and that matters to us all
A new report shows that more than half of British women surveyed have suffered recent bullying -- and for minorities it's worse.
The NHS staff survey shows especially low morale in the ambulance service. What can be done about it?
If NHS staff were more systematically involved in planning and implementing decisions every day would be NHS Change Day
The challenge of making the cultural changes demanded by the Francis Report remain, but we now know more about how to do it.
Just when the case for privatisation and outsourcing has never been so weak let's get the public ownership message right
An important new report from the Point of Care foundations highlights that better healthcare requires better staff engagement
The NICE review of safe staffing levels must be genuinely based on evidence and consultation, as Robert Francis recommended
We need big thinking but to combine innovation with democratic accountability in public services we also need to think small
A new TUC report shows occupational segmentation is more gendered now than 20 years ago. What can be done?
On National Stress Awareness Day, Surviving Work founder Elizabeth Cotton outlines her vision of Radical Resilience
It's time to learn that the NHS needs total quality management, says leading healthcare commentator Roy Lilley.
The NHS staff survey reveals strong evidence of dissastifaction among ambulance staff. What is being done about it?
A new survey has shown shocking -- but far from surprising -- evidence that the voices of NHS staff must be heard more clearly
As Francis showed, when hospitals are under pressure to cut budgets there is a strong temptation to get the skills mix wrong.
The real lessons about how the NHS can improve are being lost in the political ping pong