New Government commitment on health data

The Prime Minister has come out today with some new commitments on opening up public services by making more data public. For the NHS the list includes: NHS •Data on comparative clinical outcomes of GP practices in England to be published by December 2011, following the lead of the NHS in London which has agreed … Continue reading New Government commitment on health data

Government Tees off into ad land and sends COI into the bunker

Forgive me for expressing some dismay about the Government's decision to get rid of its own 'ad agency,' the Central Office of Information or COI. This follows a review by Matt Tee, formerly of the Department of Health and NICE. To be fair to Tee he put forward a quite different model for the future … Continue reading Government Tees off into ad land and sends COI into the bunker