NHS spends on ‘supersize’ ambulances amid soaring obesity

May 11, 2017 admin 0

NHS trusts are buying “supersize” ambulances to cope with growing numbers of obese patients, new figures show. Ambulance trusts have spent at least £1.3 million […]

Vote 2017: Labour plans to scrap NHS hospital parking charges

May 9, 2017 admin 0

Hospital parking charges would be axed under a Labour government, Jeremy Corbyn will announce today. If he wins the General Election, all parking for patients, […]

May more likely to protect NHS than Corbyn, voters believe

May 9, 2017 admin 0

Voters believe Theresa May is more likely than Jeremy Corbyn to protect the NHS, a poll suggests. The Conservative Party leader was backed by 42.1% […]

Election 2017: What are political parties promising on the NHS?

May 5, 2017 admin 0

The NHS will be a major factor in the general election next month. Although it is somewhat overshadowed by the UK’s exit from the EU, […]

Royal Cornwall Hospital Revolutionary medical service for NHS patients

May 2, 2017 admin 0

The project hopes to sequence 100,000 genomes from around 70,000 people, which are NHS patients with a rare disease (plus their families), and patients with […]

Are NHS patients getting the best medicines?

May 1, 2017 admin 0

There’s always a tension in decisions about purchasing medicines by the NHS. On the one hand, getting the best value for taxpayers. And on the […]