TORY attacks on the NHS have left three-quarters of England’s hospitals “not safe enough,” the Care Quality Commission says in a report published today.
Understaffing and the drafting in of temporary staff were identified as two of the causes of the problems,...
Thursday 15th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
An alliance of activists, health workers and trade unions is saying ‘No more’ to the Tory government’s increasingly deranged attempts to undermine our NHS, as JOHN LISTER examines
Tuesday 6th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
A MAJOR health service trust was placed in special measures yesterday after inspectors discovered a litany of problems including staff shortages, broken equipment, and dangerous levels of a toxic gas.
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, which runs Addenbrooke’s...
Tuesday 22nd Sep 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
STINGY south London hospital contractors have given up their efforts to cheat workers out of their holidays after the mere threat of a strike ballot.
Catering staff and cleaners employed by Aramark at Maudsley Hospital went into action after the transnational refused to reimburse lost...
Wednesday 26th Aug 2015
posted by Will Stone in Britain
Dismissal of two staff over slipper ‘threat’ provokes strike vote
Saturday 22nd Aug 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
by Our News Desk
ORDERS for hospitals and health trusts to “leave no stone unturned” in making cutbacks were condemned yesterday for putting profit before patients’ lives.
Health service regulator Monitor has criticised NHS trusts for not doing enough...
Wednesday 5th Aug 2015
Fire hazard Cumberland Infirmary is tip of iceberg, experts warn
Monday 8th Jun 2015
Tuesday 10th Mar 2015
Saturday 21st Feb 2015
PM leaves health service out of top Conservative Party issues in speech to Parliament
Tuesday 13th Jan 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain