LABOUR’S Heidi Alexander urged NHS students to give Tory MPs a “hard time” yesterday over their latest NHS wheeze to cancel trainee bursaries.
The shadow health secretary made the rallying cry as she addressed student nurses who had travelled to Parliament to meet...
Thursday 26th May 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
TORY plans to scrap bursaries for nursing, midwifery and other health degree students will cripple the NHS, leaving it dangerously understaffed, union research reveals today.
According to a new report commissioned by trade unions Unison and the National Union of Students (NUS), the...
Wednesday 25th May 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
THE proportion of A&E patients seen on time has hit its lowest level since records began.
Figures for February out yesterday show that 87.8 per cent of patients were admitted, transferred or discharged from England’s accident and emergency departments within four hours of...
Friday 15th Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Hunt will force through wrecking contracts despite union uproar
Friday 12th Feb 2016
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
by Our News Desk
STUDENT nurses and midwives marched through London and other cities over the weekend in protest against government plans to replace their bursaries with loans.
The cut, unveiled in last year’s comprehensive spending review, will take £800...
Monday 11th Jan 2016