Nhs News:

'George Michael' comment NHS doctor struck off
…An NHS bowel surgeon who told patients to "assume the George Michael position… behaviour". Mr Gheorghiu worked for York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust…


Doctor and NHS trust criticised over cancer patients' deaths
…A coroner has criticised a senior doctor and NHS trust over the deaths of 10…" and "sub-optimal care". Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust was criticised… and Mr Turner. The coroner found the Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust was ill…


United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust remains in special measures
… about patient care. United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust (ULHT) was given…, said: "United Hospitals Lincolnshire NHS Trust must make further sustainable…


NHS screening 'needs to fit with busy lives'
…There needs to be easier access to NHS screening programmes in England…. Meanwhile, he said, responsibility for all the screening programmes should lie with NHS… in IT programs were needed - something NHS England is already looking at. NHS England chief…


NHS doctor 'worried parents into using private health care'
…An NHS paediatrician is facing a misconduct hearing accused of worrying parents… "financially motivated and dishonest." Dr Chowdhury worked for the NHS in Forth Valley… of failing to arrange referral for NHS investigation and/or treatment. The misconduct…


Isle of Man NHS promises better service for ME & CFS patients
…Manx patients with myalgic encephalopathy (ME) or chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) will soon benefit from a dedicated service for the first time, the island's health minister said. David Ashford MHK told Tynwald that a pilot scheme would…


Brexit uncertainty raises NHS concerns in Wales
…, such as lower house prices and a weak pound boosting exports. NHS Wales is already… are directly employed by the NHS - 1.6% of the workforce. NHS Wales Brexit impact…


NHS: Huge audit targets tens of thousands on NI waiting lists
…A huge hospital waiting list audit is under way across Northern Ireland. Tens of thousands of people are receiving letters as part of a validation exercise to update lists. The majority of patients will be sent two letters before being…


NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde launches 'Zimmer amnesty'
… to increase recycling and save money. NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (NHSGGC) is looking… saves the NHS and taxpayers' money which can be reinvested into patient care…


Psychiatrist vacancies 'threaten' NHS transformation
… in unfilled NHS psychiatrist posts continues, the profession is warning. The number… in recruitment between psychiatry and other disciplines. The census asked NHS mental health…-grade posts. Some 89% of NHS organisations responded. The findings suggested vacancy…







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