Issue three


NHS Long Term Workforce Plan

Addressing geographical inequality in long term workforce planning

The eagerly awaited NHS Long Term Workforce Plan was published this summer, highlighting the need to train, retain and reform NHS staff to develop a sustainable workforce fit for the future. But how does geography play a role in meeting future demand?

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use distance circles.

"It’s been really useful to visualise the data. SHAPE makes it easy to target campaigns where they’re needed most."

Flu Vaccination Lead, NHS England

Winter campaign support

Maximise your vaccination uptake

SHAPE’s the ideal tool for making sure you get the most out of your winter flu vaccination campaign. Visualise your data and find out where to target your promotion to get the best uptake rates.

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SHAPE Community

Our community is taking shape

Thanks to everyone who has put themselves forward to join the SHAPE Community, giving feedback and testing products ahead of roll out.

Achyut Ratkanthiwar, our Data and Information Analyst, gives you an update.

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Infrastructure strategies

About to make a start on your infrastructure strategy, but aren’t sure where to find the data?

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SHAPE training

Want to gain more SHAPE skills? We host free one-hour online training sessions every month, open to all registered users of SHAPE.

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  • 26th October
  • 21st November

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