Survivor faced multiple attacks by husband
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
ADMITTING patients to hospital for emergency surgery at weekends doesn’t change their survival chances, a report revealed yesterday.
Researchers looked at more than 50,000 emergency surgery cases in Scotland over a three-year period between 2005 and 2007.
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Figures reveal staggering amount wasted on consultants while health service struggles on brink
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
UNION members will launch a campaign in Yorkshire against the sustainability and transformation plans (STPs) which threaten to ravage the NHS.
STPs — dubbed by campaigners “slash, trash and privatise” — are NHS England’s five-year plans covering all...
Monday 20th Mar 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
THE NHS faces “mission impossible” to meet government demands, a leading health boss warned yesterday.
Writing on a blog for the NHS Providers coalition of foundation trusts, chief executive Chris Hopson said many hospital, ambulance and mental health trusts believe that...
NHS staff are leaving the sector in droves because of poor pay and low morale in the workplace, a survey by the King’s Fund think tank revealed yesterday.
More than nine out of 10 workers thought low morale affected staff retention.
Almost three-quarters of those surveyed...
Friday 17th Mar 2017
Service in crisis amid staff shortages, low morale and cuts
Thursday 16th Mar 2017
PATIENTS are dying in pain due to rationing of treatment in the NHS, according to a report published today.
People at the end of life are being left for hours without pain relief due to nursing shortages, says NHS research organisation the King’s Fund.
Others face long...
Tuesday 14th Mar 2017
NHS sees worst month as A&E trolley waits hit record high
Friday 10th Mar 2017
Corbyn lashes out at ‘utter complacency’
Thursday 9th Mar 2017