Archives for September 18th, 2000

MORE BEACONS TO LIGHT HEALTH MODERNISATION PATH

Headlines, PublicNet: 18 September, 2000

The award of beacon status to a further 68 NHS Trusts and Primary Care Groups brings the total to 355. The role of the beacons is to show how the principles of the NHS 10 year plan can be put into practice by providing leading edge examples of modernisation and best practice. The new beacons represent all aspects of health care including outpatients, coronary heart disease, human resources and personality disorders.Each beacon receive 15,000 pounds to promote their good practice. This is done in a variety of ways such as providing interactive learning, mentoring, secondment, websites and training packs.

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PUBLIC SECTOR NOT PREPARED FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL CHANGE

Headlines, PublicNet: 18 September, 2000

Electronic service delivery will transform the way the public sector does business. In the next 5 years traditional physical channels for dealing with the public, such as face to face and letters and forms, will be replaced electronic channels. A report by the Performance and Innovation Unit in the Cabinet Office reveals that there are few plans to deal with this wholesale transformation of public services.The report highlights not only the impact of the switch to electronic service delivery, but it also presents a sketch of the competition public bodies will face from the private and voluntary sectors in what it describes as the G2C (government to citizen) market. The competition has already emerged and Publicnet recently reported that Impower now offers a fishing licence service through the Internet and Cityspace provides a facility to renew TV licences through kiosks in high streets.

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EXPLORING THE RELATIONSHIP OF LEADERSHIP SKILLS AND PERFORMANCE

Abstracts, PublicNet: 18 September, 2000

Connelly M S, Gilbert J A, Zaccaro S J, Threlfall K V, Marks M A, Mumford M D
Leadership Quarterly, (USA), Spring 2000 Vol 11 No 1
Start page: 65, No of pages: 22

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