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Acute trusts must say whether they accept local forecasts for cutting emergency admissions under better care fund

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29-Jul-2014 11:26 am | By David Paine

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Executive director Michael Coughlin leaves local government for new role at bathroom firm

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Borough will provide evidence for High Court hearing in October

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Nick Golding

The Care Act must be fully funded

24-Jul-2014 | By Nick Golding

The Care Act finally helps those neglected by policy-makers for generations – but it could result in sweeping cuts to other services, writes LGC acting editor Nick Golding

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Claire Turner

Policy design and implementation cannot be separated Subscription Required

29-Jul-2014 | By Claire Turner

Joseph Rowntree Foundation’s Claire Turner on the importance of central and local government collaboration

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Councils are calling for a joined-up agenda Subscription Required

28-Jul-2014 | By Derek Myers

Sir Derek Myers reports on the Service Transformation Challenge Panel’s work so far

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Voters are looking for something different Subscription Required

25-Jul-2014 | By Susanna Rustin

Queen’s Park community campaigner Susanna Rustin on London’s first parish council elections

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Using technology to deliver social care

16-Jul-2014 | By Hannah Fearn

Faced with an ageing population and the implications of the Care Act, councils are turning to new working practices to deliver social care. Hannah Fearn reports on an LGC and Serco roundtable

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Catherine Brogan

Public Health: Current challenges and future direction

24-Jul-2014 | By Catherine Brogan, Rob McCargow

Phast’s Catherine Brogan and Cadence Partners’ Rob McCargow outline four key action points


Innovation in our cities: It’s up to you

24-Jul-2014 | By Philip Dyer

Take the time to look in another direction for inspiration, Atkins’ Philip Dyer advises

Trojan Horse highlights the need for cultural change Subscription Required

28-Jul-2014 | By Mark Rogers

Birmingham chief executive Mark Rogers on tackling a climate of culpability

Alastair McLellan

Squeezed trusts will depend on initiative and DH sympathy Subscription Required

25-Jul-2014 | By Alastair McLellan

Acute providers lack the power to save, says HSJ’s Alastair McLellan

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How we won the Tour de France Subscription Required

23-Jul-2014 | By Keith Wakefield, Tom Riordan

Leeds chief executive Tom Riordan and leader Keith Wakefield (Lab) reveal how they worked with partners to bring the world’s most prestigious cycle race to Yorkshire

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