The week: issue 288 1-7 March 2013
The week: issue 288 1-7 March 2013.
This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org . Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
On the agenda: Sir David Nicholson writes to all NHS staff encouraging them to put innovation at the heart of efforts to deliver high quality care to patients. Meanwhile, improvements in the fight against the five big causes of death, including new plans to tackle cardiovascular diseases, which could save 30,000 lives by 2020, have been announced by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt. Finally, a hard-hitting campaign, which aims to save lives by showing people how to spot the signs and symptoms of stroke, returns to TV screens this week.
Published: 7 March 2013
From: Department of Health