An innovative way to share important information about a child’s health has been launched and will support the prevention of childhood illness.
A new initiative to help reduce in-patient falls at South Tyneside District Hospital is set to be implemented by other NHS organisations across the country.
UK maternity units are turning to expensive temporary staffing arrangements such as overtime and agency staff to plug gaps in midwife rotas.
New figures released by the NHS’s new anti-fraud body suggest that the yearly bill for fraud in the NHS has topped £1 billion.
Two multinational drug companies are threatening legal action to prevent patients being offered a cheaper version of an effective drug against blindness which could save the NHS £84 million a year.
A new six month programme will offer community pharmacists and technicians the opportunity to develop leadership skills.
NHS and social care leaders have written to the Chancellor asking for an end to public sector pay restraint.
New figures show that twice as many children under the age of 10 receive hospital treatment for tooth decay as those treated for broken arms.
Chinese researchers have claimed that long-term aspirin use reduces the risk of developing a multitude of cancers.
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust has been rated as Requires Improvement following an inspection by the CQC.
Stepping Hill Hospital’s stroke centre in Stockport has been officially ranked as the best in the country.
Baby Box University has announced its partnership with Highways England at The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust Baby Box Programme launch event.
Plans for a £338,000 investment to expand and improve a vital cancer support service in South Manchester have been unveiled by Macmillan.
Caring for people who have suffered from stroke is costing Wales £1 billion yearly, a charity has said.
Nearly 90 per cent of CCGs fail to offer women the recommended three cycles of IVF treatment, new figures show.
The mental health response following the Grenfell Tower fire is the biggest operation of its kind in Europe, a doctor has said.
National policy and planning for the NHS workforce in England is not fit for purpose, a new Health Foundation report has revealed.
Analysis by the BMA predicts that over four million patients could be waiting more than four hours to be seen by 2020, The Guardian has reported.
The latest CQC national Emergency Department Patient Survey results show that patients rank Harrogate District Hospital joint first out of 136 trusts.
NICE has advised healthcare professionals to tell their patients that a sinus infection will clear up without antibiotics.