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Theresa May warned her post-Brexit immigration strategy could close quarter of NHS services

1st May 2019

NHS executives have described Theresa May’s post-Brexit immigration strategy as the “most destructive policy proposal for NHS recruitment” amid fears … Read more

Half of NHS workers say they are too short staffed to deliver safe, dignified and compassionate care

28th January 2019

Almost half of NHS workers on the front line say there are not enough staff on their shift to ensure … Read more

Government urged to act over ‘national scandal’ of adult social care pay – as 54,000 in Yorkshire earn below Living Wage

21st January 2019

Chronic under-funding of adult social care in the North is sparking a workforce crisis, the Government was warned today, as … Read more

Too many baby deaths avoidable, report into NHS finds

13th November 2018

Full story The Guardian, 13 November 2018 Seven out of 10 stillbirths, neonatal deaths and babies brain damaged at birth … Read more

Health visitors struggling with ‘dangerously high’ caseloads

24th September 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 23 September 2018 Health visitors are struggling to care for families properly because they have … Read more

NHS in England facing deepening staffing crisis, figures show

26th July 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 26 July 2018. The NHS is facing a deepening staffing crisis as hospitals report growing … Read more

NHS opt-in transplant policy at risk due to cuts and staff stress

15th July 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 15 July 2018. Plans to save hundreds of lives by making everyone in England a … Read more

Community hospital beds could reopen in June

16th April 2018

Full story at County Gazette 16 April 2018 INPATIENT wards at Somerset’s community hospitals could begin re-opening as early as June, … Read more

Services suspended for a month at Bridgnorth Midwife Led Unit

23rd March 2018

Full Story in Shropshire Star 23 March 2018 Inpatient services at Bridgnorth Midwife Led Unit will be suspended for nearly … Read more

Grantham A&E closure decision is referred to health secretary Jeremy Hunt

17th January 2018

Full story in Grantham Journal, 17 January 2018 Members of a Lincolnshire committee have unanimously voted to refer the decision … Read more