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IHM Bulletin


Winter 2015/16

The journey towards integration

This edition focuses on the challenges faced by health and social care managers as the Government drives forward the integration agenda. Are managers from both sectors ready for closer collaboration? What forms are the new partnerships taking and how are the new vanguards faring in their quest for improved patient care?


Summer 2015

Are practice managers at breaking point?

This includes the results of a survey looking at issues such as staff retention, training and leadership opportunities; the potential role of pharmacy teams in GP practice; why receptionists have a bad press; best practice case studies; and information on a new IHM practice managers’ training pilot.


Spring 2015

Who will manage to get your vote?

This special edition of the IHM Bulletin focuses on the promises our politicians are making on health and social care in the runup to the May election.


Summer 2014

This edition covers the new Professional Practice Framework, an interview with Nick Carver, Chief Executive of East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust as well as Healthcare in the Ministry.


February 2014

This bulletin includes an article by Jan Filochowski, Chief Executive of Great Ormond Street Hospital, on recognising failure; an exploration of what its like to deliver healthcare behind bars and performance and wellbeing in the NHS.