ENRICHEnabling Research in Care Homes
The CQC have published a new report: State of Care. This is their annual assessment of health care and social care in England. The report looks at the trends, shares examples of good and outstanding care, and highlights where care needs to improve.
The NIHR invites academic institutions in England to apply to a new open competition to renew and refresh membership of the NIHR School for Public Health Research (SPHR).
The Research Design Service – East Midlands still have places on their Research for Social Care webinar. It will take place on the 28th October from 1.00pm – 3.00pm. Whilst the event is being run in the East Midlands it is open to researchers across the country. There are also slots available to discuss your research ideas.
National Institute for Health Research School Social Care Research’s Webinar Series showcases the School’s commissioned research and capacity-building activities. The next webinar takes place on Tuesday 13th October from 1.00 – 2.00pm and includes two presentations focusing on care homes.
Do you have an Ageing or Multi-morbidity research idea that you would like support to submit for funding?
The NIHR Applied Research Collaboration East of England are calling for research ideas relating to Ageing or Multi-morbidity. They are holding a virtual grant writing workshop event on Friday 27th November 2020. If you are interested in discussing your idea you will need to complete a brief form by 5pm Thursday 5th November 2020.
The Department of Health and Social Care have published a report on the first phase of the COVID-19 pandemic setting out actions to be taken to reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19.
New guidance published by NHS England and NHS improvement: Dementia wellbeing in the COVID-19 pandemic
NHS England and NHS Improvement publish new guidance to help address the needs of people living with dementia in the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Kings Fund’s virtual conference focusing on integrated care systems is taking place over four half-days from Monday 12 October.
On the 18th September the Department of Heath and Social Care published the Adult Social Care Policy paper setting out the key elements of national support available for the social care sector for winter 2020 to 2021. The paper also sets out the main actions to take for NHS organisations, local authorities, and social care providers, including the voluntary and community sector.
The National Institute for Health Research Applied Research Collaborations (NIHR ARCs) have secured £13.125 million to develop key research programmes over the next three years.