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Jeremy Hunt has gone to the Foreign Office -Matt Hancock is the new Health Secretary. Of course, bothwere in a Tory Government which has presided over austerity since 2010 . NHS funding has flatlined, social care budgets cut because of…

To increase the value of their work for decision-makers, and in keeping with the aspiration to “leave no one behind”, the Office for National Statistics has collaborated with the City, University of London and the London School of Economic and…

UK and European healthcare providers see new printing technologies as essential in meeting growing patient demands and personalising treatments  From easing budgetary pressures to personalising care for chronic conditions, a new study commissioned by Ricoh reveals the disruptive impact new printing technologies are having…

An employee calling in sick to work is considered completely acceptable if it’s for a migraine, stomach bug or physical injury. But what about the days a member of staff is at work and although they’re not physically ill, mentally…

  More than four in five of us would be willing to pay more tax to secure significant improvements in the NHS, according to a new poll commissioned by the NHS Confederation. 84% of participants polled would be willing to…

Widely held misunderstandings among GPs and Physiotherapists over exercise advice for people affected by osteoporosis and spinal fractures are to be addressed for the first time by new resources created by the National Osteoporosis Society and launched at its conference…

Today, as the NHS launches the biggest recruitment drive in its 70 year history, new research has shown the special place that its staff hold in the nation’s heart. Nurses and doctors top a public poll as the most trusted…

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News from Nowhere July 3rd 2018 Accounting errors? The TUC has published a league table of shortfalls in NHS GP provision. According to the TUC there is a shortfall in every one of the 44 STP planning areas into which…

A new BDO report, New Perspectives on Elderly Care’ brings to light a substantially greater ‘unhealthy life years’ figure than commonly accepted. Among the 10 countries included in BDO’s new report, the years an elderly person could spend in poor health…

One in four UK adults say they believe dementia is the biggest health challenge facing the NHS in the next 70 years according to a new survey commissioned by Alzheimer’s Research UK, the UK’s leading dementia research charity. The YouGov…