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Reflections from the HFMA Convergence 2.0 conference

Encompassing the annual provider and commissioning faculty conferences  HFMA overview National policy is aligning more organisations from health and care. Systematic issues around governance, payment and contracting are being discussed at length, without a “one size fits all” solution. Cultural issues around different organisations working together is introducing a wave of fast-paced and widespread change […]

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In the news – £200 million savings from three biosimilars: what’s next?

Summary: NHSI data suggests that in the region of £200m of savings were being achieved from switching to just three “biosimilars” instead of the original “biologic” medicine. What does this mean for the future of medical provision in the NHS?  What are biosimilars and biologic medicines? Biologics are complex medicines which are expensive to manufacture […]

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Attain appointed to the Elis Transformation Change Framework 2.0

Attain is pleased to announce their recent appointment to the Elis Transformation Change Framework 2.0. The framework will provide capabilities to cover requirements from NHS Commissioning Support Units across England. Its aim is to meet the current and future challenges of its growing customer base with services split across Lots designed to address particular requirements. […]

Attain appointed to UK government’s Management Consultancy Framework

Attain is delighted to have been selected by the UK government as a preferred supplier for its new Management Consultancy Framework (MCF).  The Crown Commercial Service has awarded Attain a place in the Health and Community Lot. The MCF (know internally as RM345) will be valid until 2021 and replaces ConsultancyOne which expired in December […]

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Attain:Insights – third issue – analysis and opinion, media coverage, research and intelligence, policy updates

Attain:Insights Quarter 3, 2017 Welcome to the third edition of Attain:Insights. Throughout 2017 Attain:Insights will offer a stream of relevant content, including pieces on analysis and opinion, media coverage, ours (and others’) latest research and intelligence, and policy updates. In the changing landscape that makes up health and social care we are working with a range […]