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Rob Webster, chief executive of South West Yorkshire Partnerships NHS Foundation Trust speaks to Healthcare Leader deputy editor Angela Sharda about the progress he has made in his STP in the past 12 months.

Rob Webster, chief executive of South West Yorkshire Partnerships NHS Foundation Trust speaks to Healthcare Leader deputy editor Angela Sharda about the progress he has made in his STP in the past 12 months.

The West Yorkshire and Harrogate (WY&H) sustainability and transformation plan (STP) covers six acute trusts, 11 CCGs, a population of 2.6 million patients and has a collective budget of £5bn.

Are there lessons for commissioners from a recent national audit of access to general practice? Here, William Palmer and Jenny George suggest there are

Are there lessons for commissioners from a recent national audit of access to general practice? Here, William Palmer and Jenny George suggest there are

Reflecting the importance of general practice, the National Audit Office (NAO) – which scrutinises public spending for the UK Parliament and is independent of the Government – carried out a research programme on access to these services.

Angela Sharda talks to GP Dr Rahul Thakur about his role as diabetic clinical lead at East Lancashire clinical commissioning group (CCG)

Basildon and Brentwood CCG is proposing to cut funding from sterilisation services for men and women

Basildon and Brentwood CCG is proposing to cut funding from sterilisation services for men and women
One of the new faces heading up the Department of Health, Alistair Burt, speaks about the challenges ahead

One of the new faces in the Department of Health, Alistair Burt, speaks about the challenges ahead

Our annual survey of healthcare professionals in the primary care sector reveals concerns about declining quality of care