What is an STP? Do you know what is in your area’s Sustainability and Transformation Plan?

Caroline Cooke is BGS’s new Policy Manager. She joined us at the beginning of June. Here she explains the significance of STPs for health and care services in England.  

carolineThe constant change and the number of new initiatives in the NHS can be bewildering if you haven’t been directly involved at the start.  Or if you have been involved you may be experiencing a mixture of excitement, frustration or cautious optimism at the prospect of new ways of working that are ultimately aimed at delivering fully integrated health and care services. Staying up to date and engaged with the plans that NHS England is driving forward is key if you want to have an influence on them. Continue reading