NHS England Finance Leaders sign FD declaration

30 finance leaders from NHS England signed the Finance Directors' Declaration today at the Finance Leadership Forum. The following NHS England finance leaders, among others, signed up with Paul Baumann on the day: Audrey Pickstock; Ian Boyle; Ian Currell;

Right Processes, Right Now

--> *Bill Shields' article on Efficient Systems and Processes available for download* The article that Bill Shields has written for the May edition of Healthcare Finance, HFMA's monthly journal, on the Efficient Processes and Systems action area that he is leading can now be

Why Prompt Payment Matters

*Short video on the importance of prompt payment* Times have changed, organisations have been re-structured, people have moved on, but the key message behind* this 2010 video [1]*from the old North West SHA on why prompt payment matters [1] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65bNnjHAxLcandsns=tw

Some Ideas to share

I thought I'd share some of the things I have tried in the hope that people will share their ideas with me so that I can steal them (with pride!). None of the below is rocket science but I have found that there are some quite simple things you can do to make people feel more valued. *Create Thinking Space - (Housekeeping Days)*