Cuts in services

‘This feels totally wrong’: Poole Hospital governors response to controversial health plans

20th March 2017

“This feels totally wrong.” Those are the words of governors from Poole Hospital who have filed a damning response to health … Read more…

NHS services face ‘impossible’ budget crisis, health trusts warn

20th March 2017

Frontline NHS services face “mission impossible” in meeting next year’s targets, health trusts have said. Longer waiting lists for operations … Read more…

Money earmarked for mental health diverted to balance NHS books

16th March 2017

Ministers have been accused of breaking their promises on mental health after £800m earmarked to improve services was diverted to … Read more…

Suicide prevention services stalling due to lack of funding, parliamentary inquiry warns

16th March 2017

Government funding shortfalls for suicide prevention services could mean people are dying unnecessarily, an influential cross-party committee of MPs has … Read more…

Conflicting views on responding to draft NHS plan in Ross-on-Wye

14th March 2017

A heated debate broke out about the draft plan for healthcare in the county and the future of Ross-on-Wye community hospital. … Read more…

Health expert says new NHS plan could ‘put patients at risk’

13th March 2017

A health policy expert from De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) believes a five-year plan by the NHS to save money … Read more…

Dismay at proposed cuts to NHS-funded IVF treatment in Cambridgeshire

13th March 2017

Proposals to cut NHS funded IVF-treatment in Cambridgeshire have been labelled “devastating”, as a major public survey on the plan … Read more…

Frimley assures no major services are facing the axe

11th March 2017

FRIMLEY Health NHS Foundation Trust has given its reassurance that major services do not face the axe, after BBC analysis … Read more…

Red-letter day for health services: What happened?

9th March 2017

Yesterday marked a red-letter day for Cumbria’s health services, with NHS chiefs voting on what they believed to be the … Read more…

Concerns raised over NHS merger for health services

8th March 2017

A public governor of the Luton and Dunstable University Hospital has criticised the Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP) for Bedfordshire, … Read more…

Huge Ealing Turnout For National NHS Rally

8th March 2017

Health campaigners from Ealing Save Our NHS were joined by hundreds of other Ealing residents last Saturday for a national … Read more…

Health chiefs say there are no plans for Ross community hospital to lose all of its beds

8th March 2017

HEALTH chiefs have moved to reject claims by a by-election candidate that there are plans for Ross-on-Wye Community Hospital to … Read more…

‘Radical’ changes ahead to plug £300m health funding gap for B&NES, Swindon, Wiltshire

7th March 2017

A single urgent care service for B&NES, Swindon and Wiltshire is among “radical” plans to plug an expected £300m gap … Read more…

Maternity and A&E services still at risk at Bedford Hospital, new consultation document confirms

7th March 2017

A new document has today confirmed plans to cut maternity and A&E services at Bedford Hospital are still on the … Read more…

£500m deficit looms for health services across the Black Country, report says

7th March 2017

Health providers across the Black Country could face a funding deficit of more than £500 million if they do not … Read more…

£50m to be axed from York’s NHS budget – see where cuts may fall

7th March 2017

HEALTH bosses intend to cut £50 million from NHS services in the York area over the next four years, as … Read more…