THE NHS must stamp out “umbrella companies” that are exploiting its workforce, health union Unite demanded yesterday.
The union said the response from NHS Improvement to previously raised concerns was “entirely inadequate” and called for a ban on companies that...
Wednesday 30th Aug 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
The Tories are weaker than ever and can be put under pressure to reverse their damaging cuts to healthcare, writes JOHN LISTER
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LABOUR accused the Tories yesterday of neglecting the NHS as new figures showed that the number of cancelled urgent operations had risen by two-thirds in England since they came to power.
Labour health spokeswoman Julie Cooper called on the government to “get a grip” and...
Tuesday 29th Aug 2017
by Felicity Collier
JEREMY HUNT continued to go on the defensive yesterday over comments made by Professor Stephen Hawking about his concerns over the NHS.
At a recent conference for the Royal Society of Medicine in London, the famous physicist and Cambridge...
Monday 28th Aug 2017
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PRIVATE hospitals are raking in a £52 million tax break on their business rates while the same rates are set to cost the cash-strapped NHS nearly £2 billion, research published today shows.
An estimated one-quarter of private hospitals are registered as charities, enabling...
Monday 21st Aug 2017
ELDERLY patients are receiving horrifically poor care due to chronic understaffing in the NHS, a probe by the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman found yesterday.
Some elderly patients have been asked to wear adult nappies because no staff were available to help them use a...
Thursday 17th Aug 2017
Health Secretary denies squandering £44,000 of public funds
Tuesday 15th Aug 2017
Labour is a government in waiting and is ready to properly fund Britain’s health, writes KEN LIVINGSTONE
Saturday 12th Aug 2017
Corbyn attacks May’s ‘unprecedented failure’ on health service as he dives into campaign mode
Friday 11th Aug 2017
HOW much longer can public health services in England survive a government that refuses to invest properly in health and social care while asset-stripping NHS land and property?Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn declares that “NHS patients cannot afford another year of Theresa...
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