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Planning4care strategic needs assessment for social care and health

11th February 2011

Planning4care provides the intelligence that social care and health commissioners and providers…
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Data and Report Packs- Manage and Deliver your Local Information

10th February 2011

You can instantly benefit from our years of expertise in analysing, managing…
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New strategy for Public Health: White Paper and Health and Social Care Bill

25th January 2011

The government has published  their plans for Public Health  in the White Paper: Healthy…
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Resources and data

Ongoing role for JSNA – JSNA themed area in ‘Communities of Practice’

25th January 2011

The government has signalled an ongoing and central role for JSNAs in…
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Planning4care is based on the latest available data on local care packages and spend patterns

14th January 2011

We are really pleased that Planning4care version 2.1 has now launched, showing…
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Data Packs update v.2.7 provides the latest content

22nd December 2010

Overview The Data Packs v2.7 update provides users with the latest data,…
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Data Packs update v1.6 provides the latest content

5th December 2010

The Data Packs v1.6 update provides users with the latest data, benchmarks…
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ONS work programme consultation

20th November 2010

With the Office for National Statistics (ONS) hit by a near 10%…
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Get data for any geographies with Data Packs

1st November 2010

Data Packs provide a very rich range of national and benchmark data…
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Data analysis

Seaside towns also hit hard by Housing Benefit reform

29th October 2010

The media spotlight has highlighted how the Housing Benefit reforms from the…
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Data analysis

Comprehensive Spending Review 2010: impact on local areas

29th October 2010

The Comprehensive Spending Review has confirmed that local government is going to…
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A big future for local information systems?

21st October 2010

I’ve blogged earlier today that effective research and information is needed in…
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Data analysis

Effective research is critical to meeting the tough spending challenge

21st October 2010

The Comprehensive Spending Review has confirmed that local government is going to…
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Data analysis

Spending review for local government – main points

20th October 2010

The Comprehensive Spending Review has confirmed that local government are firmly in…
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The Business Case for Data Packs

20th October 2010

Given the pressure on local authority and partner budgets, we have been…
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How Data Packs can save local information systems managers time and money

20th October 2010

Local information systems (also known as data observatories) can save you and…
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OCSI Data Packs save local information systems time and money

11th October 2010

The OCSI Data and Report Packs support organisations manage and deliver their…
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Data analysis

Impact of the 2011/12 adult social care returns

3rd October 2010

The Health and Social Care Information Centre published a number of provisional…
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