Every trust in England uses private providers for 999 calls
Tuesday 19th Sep 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Fourteen unions demand 3.9 per cent rise for cash-strapped members
Saturday 16th Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
Ministers forced to U-turn on privatisation plan
Friday 8th Sep 2017
NHS teams running out of patience, money — and new students
Thursday 7th Sep 2017
NHS trusts smashed through their Tory-imposed spending limits by nearly £3 billion more than previously reported, research by the Nuffield Trust health charity showed yesterday.
Analysis of financial data published by NHS regulators found a staggering £3bn overspend at the...
Friday 1st Sep 2017
FEARS of creeping NHS privatisation grew yesterday after a secret cost-cutting plan to slash the number of hospital referrals was leaked.
The NHS England memo tells health trusts to review hospital referrals each week to reduce the number of patients by up to 30 per cent.
Thursday 31st Aug 2017
Desperate families left with ‘scandalous lack of NHS provision’
Wednesday 30th Aug 2017
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...
The Tories are weaker than ever and can be put under pressure to reverse their damaging cuts to healthcare, writes JOHN LISTER
posted by Morning Star in Features
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