Macmillan Cancer Support has revealed that the need to ‘fight’ and remain positive could be having a negative effect on people living with cancer.
NHS trusts were forced to spend £1.46 billion last year on temporary staffing to plug gaps in nursing rotas.
An NHS pilot scheme has seen a reduction in demand for GP appointments and hospital admissions as a direct result of improved mental health care.
A RCN survey has revealed that three out of four people in the UK think there aren’t enough nurses to care safely for patients in the NHS.
NHS Digital and the LGA have announced new funding for digital pilots that benefit people who access adult social care and improve services.
The Department of Health and Social Care has launched a new system to help the NHS monitor, learn from and prevent costly medication errors.
Two air ambulance services are currently testing a new app which allows them to view patients before they arrive to treat them.
The Board of Community Health Councils in Wales has found that long waiting times for treatment is having an alarming impact on patients.
The government's proposed Green Paper on children’s mental health lacks ambition and is unlikely to provide help to those who need it.
Following a damning report by the CQC, Jeremy Hunt has written to independent healthcare providers ordering urgent action on patient safety.
The UK’s social care workforce is suffering from low pay and low esteem and must reverse its poor public image to improve recruitment and retention in the sector.
A number of NHS organisations are to implement new processes to simplify the NHS research set up process and cut delays.
North Bristol NHS Trust has launched a new maternity app to help expectant parents access necessary information through their pregnancy journey.
An Intergenerational Commission report argues that the struggling social care system could be ‘rescued’ with a funding boost of £2.3 billion.
LBC has revealed that the number of hospitals operating at the highest emergency alert level has nearly doubled in the last year.
NHS England says new and expectant mothers in England will be given better access to mental health care more quickly and easily by next year.
HIMSS has announced the appointment of Dr Charles Alessi and Bruce Steinberg with the aim of continuing the transformation of health through technology.
The BMA is to lead a project seeking to develop a vision for what an improved health and care system could look like.
The Care Quality Commission has announced that Ian Trenholm has been appointed as the organisation’s new chief executive.
University Hospital Southampton has revealed that infection rates have plummeted as a result of the hospital’s good hand hygiene education.