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Top women doctors lose out in NHS pay stakes
…Senior NHS female doctors are earning less than their male counterparts, a BBC… and NHS Digital. The top earning male consultant in England earned £739,460 in 2016-17… Davis, a radiologist and former chair of the NHS Consultants Association, said she…


Cornish man left with one hip by NHS operation cuts
… following NHS cutbacks. Colin Durston, 63, had his hip removed in October and was left… was then told all NHS non-emergency surgeries had been cancelled . "My surgeon said…


Valentine's Day prompts mini baby boom, NHS data shows
… an increase in conceptions around the day. NHS England data shows there were an estimated… transformation programme at NHS England, said: "Love is most definitely in the air… at this time of year and it is fantastic to learn that the NHS sees a mini baby boom nine…


NHS Scotland embarks on global radiologist search
…A global campaign to attract radiologists to work in the Scottish NHS has been… launched. Nine health boards, including NHS Fife, Grampian and Greater Glasgow… in diagnosing and treating diseases such as cancer using medical imagery. NHS Scotland…


Share your NHS stories and memories with the BBC
…It is 70 years since the birth of the NHS, and we want to hear your stories… and memories of the NHS past and present. Advances in medicine and technology have changed… NHS trusts were established in 1991. Were you employed by the NHS in its infancy…


Missed NHS appointments 'infuriating' for doctors
…Nearly 300,000 people missed hospital outpatient appointments in Wales in 2016-17. Health boards claim it cost more than £36m, although similar calculations have been questioned in the past because clinics are sometimes overbooked. Dr Mike…


Did the NHS avert disaster this winter?
…Cast your mind back to the first week of the year and it looked like the NHS…, NHS bosses were heralding the improvement in performance seen during January. nhs… widget If you can't see the NHS Tracker, click or tap here . Is this true? Yes…


Social media criticism 'risks undermining NHS'
…, risks undermining the NHS, the health minister has said. Vaughan Gething warned… announced an extra £100m for NHS Wales over the next two years will go on changing… Gething, in a speech to the Welsh NHS Confederations conference, warned "reactionary…


Missed NHS targets spell trouble
…It was late on a Friday and buried in a technical NHS document… in months. The NHS in England says it will not this year hit the key target for treating… expected it to happen "in the course of the next calendar year". Yet now NHS England…


300,000 missed hospital appointments in NHS in one year
… outpatient appointments were missed in Wales' NHS hospitals in 2016-17. Health boards… and time and telling them the cost to the NHS if they do not show up. Peppa Pig… rather than wait for the NHS' Tina Ball, who manages the project, said missed…







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