Articles on the deficit

Underfunding of health services – NHS trust boss resigns in protest

By NHS Support Federation | 11th December 2017

Full story in the Guardian, 10 December 2017 The boss of one of the NHS’s biggest trusts has resigned in … Read more

In a bid to gain extra funding, NHS plans to ration care access

By NHS Support Federation | 30th November 2017

Full story in The Guardian, 30 November 2017 bosses are to meet to discuss plans to ration and delay patients’ … Read more

Budget 2017: NHS trusts given extra £350m for entire winter

By NHS Support Federation | 23rd November 2017

Full story in The Independent, 23 November 2017 The NHS has been given £350m to see it through the winter in the … Read more

Hammond’s £1.6bn cash for the NHS is less than half of £4bn needed

By NHS Support Federation | 23rd November 2017

Full story in The Guardian, 23 November 2017 Philip Hammond has bowed to intense pressure to give the NHS more money … Read more

NHS chief’s call for £4bn emergency cash injection dismissed by Philip Hammond

By NHS Support Federation | 20th November 2017

Full story in The Guardian, 19 November 2017 Philip Hammond has dismissed calls from the head of the NHS for an … Read more

Chancellor told to make NHS the ‘top priority’ in Budget

By NHS Support Federation | 20th November 2017

Full story in The Independent, 19 November 2017 Two-thirds of the British public say the Chancellor must make the NHS … Read more

Lincolnshire hospitals to postpone non-urgent operations due to squeeze on funding

By NHS Support Federation | 17th November 2017

Full story The Guardian, 16 November 2017 The NHS is under fire for forcing patients who need surgery to wait at least … Read more

May and Hammond’s miserliness pointed out by NHS Chief

By NHS Support Federation | 9th November 2017

Full story in The Guardian, 9 November 2017 Simon Stevens’s warning to Theresa May and Philip Hammond of the risks they are … Read more

Vasectomy funding cuts considered by nine CCGs

By NHS Support Federation | 8th November 2017

Full story at The BBC, 8 November 2017 Nine NHS groups in England are considering or have cut funding for … Read more

The NHS needs £24bn more by 2022

By NHS Support Federation | 8th November 2017

Full story The Guardian, 8 November 2017 The NHS will need up to £24bn more by 2022 than Theresa May plans to give … Read more