Staff Shortages

Thousands of patients forced to hunt for a new GP as staffing shortages accelerate practice closures

2nd June 2015

Thousands of patients have had to find a new GP because their local practice has closed, as staffing shortages and … Read more

NHS crisis: Damning report reveals nurses are too stretched to feed and care for patients

14th April 2015

Patients are being denied pain relief, food and water due to NHS cuts, a damning report has revealed. Disturbingly, 65% … Read more

UNISON survey shows NHS staff are overworked and underpaid

20th November 2014

A new survey by UNISON, the UK’s biggest health trade union, reveals that three quarters of NHS workers said there … Read more

Sussex nurses warn over A&E overcrowding

14th March 2013

PERFORMANCE: Nurses working in the emergency department at Royal Sussex County Hospital have raised concerns patient care is suffering due … Read more