HealthCare

Patients Deaths Due To Being Kept Waiting In Ambulances

An investigation has been launched into the death of two patients in their 80s assessed as very sick by ambulance crews and both suspected of having suffered heart attacks Monday, but were left wai

Women’s Health Programme On Its Way Out

Women’s Health Programme On Its Way Out

Insufficient votes in the Senate for bringing up a bill for renewing the family planning and preventative care programme, may see the Women’s Health Programme on its way out.

Gynaecologists, Psychiatrists Lead In Misconduct Cases

A recent study into misconduct in the medical profession has found there is a fourfold likelihood of male doctors being disciplined for misconduct than female doctors, with obstetrician-gynaecologi

Lansley Asked To Change NHS Reforms Or Lose Lib Dem Support

Lansley Asked To Change NHS Reforms Or Lose Lib Dem Support

Nick Clegg of the the Liberal Democrats warned Andrew Lansley, if no substantial changes were made to the controversial health reorganisation and the threat to privatise NHS stamped out, his party

House Bill Will Make Hospitals List Prices

House Bill Will Make Hospitals List Prices

The third and final reading of a measure has been approved the House of Representatives, which will require all hospitals and clinics to post a price list of all their services, incidental expenses

Health Reforms Could Mean Privatised NHS In Norfolk

The Health and Social Care Bill is the largest bit of health legislation since the National Health Service came into existence, but campaigners warn it could ‘end the NHS as we know it’.

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