APPRENTICES working in the NHS and other public services will be protected from exploitative employers under a charter launched at Unison conference yesterday.
Unison general secretary Dave Prentis hailed the document as an “important step forward” in protecting apprentices...
Thursday 22nd Jun 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
UNISON delegates urged the TUC to call a national demonstration in defence of the NHS as conference heard of the “national scandal” in health and social care.
Conference backed calls for an integrated health and social-care model run by the public sector on the basis of...
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Angry NHS unions send damning letter to PM
Tuesday 20th Jun 2017
Unison is proud to support Corbyn because his vision for a fairer country with properly funded public services is our vision too, writes DAVE PRENTIS
posted by Morning Star in Features
LABOUR pledged a multi-billion-pound rescue package for the NHS yesterday as an explosive new report exposed details of a “secret Tory post-election plan for cuts and closures.”
According to research published in the Health Service Journal, managers in 14 areas across the...
Wednesday 7th Jun 2017
by Felicity Collier
TRAVELLERS joined a People’s Assembly rally in Colchester on Saturday to defend the NHS — and press local Tory councillors over plans to bulldoze the last remaining homes at Dale Farm.
Leading Roma figures said the Tories’ unclear...
Monday 5th Jun 2017
CUT our workload or the sick could have to wait several weeks to see a GP, doctors warned yesterday.
Waiting times will “rocket” unless the system is overhauled, according to research by Pulse magazine, which is aimed at GPs.
Sick people currently wait an average of...
Saturday 3rd Jun 2017
Junior doctors’ fightback causes striking rise
Wednesday 31st May 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
TORY threats of a clampdown on migrant workers could deliver a double blow to the NHS, a health charity report revealed yesterday.
Independent charity the Nuffield Trust says the cost of health treatment for Brits living abroad could be as much as a whopping £1 billion.
MIDWIVES launched their manifesto yesterday, calling on the next government to invest in maternity services and protect the rights of EU migrants working in the NHS.
Ensuring better outcomes for pregnant women tops the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) list of five...
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain