More Than 10,000 Receive Dental Treatment From Students via NHS

Posted by admin | On: Mar 28 2013 | Comments Off
If you are living in the Devon and Cornwall area and have received any NHS dental treatment in the last five years it is possible that you may have received that treatment from a student after it was revealed that that more than 10,000 people had received treatment...

3 Students of Hamilton University Given £10000

Posted by admin | On: Dec 07 2012 | Comments Off
3 sporting stars of Hamilton university where funded £10000 to help them compete on an international stage. The 3 students William Marshall, Rebekka Findlay and Hamilton McMillan Junior all recieved money for winning through the  national sports scholarship...

Melanoma drug expensive for NSH

Posted by admin | On: Jun 15 2012 | Comments Off
  NHS has stopped supplying melanoma drug after looking at the cost and the long term benefits of the drug. The drug is to be costing the NHS £1,750 a week and this is after the company that made is reduced the price. This is not the first time NHS has refused...

Red Cross oppose cuts to elderly

Posted by admin | On: Jun 11 2012 | Comments Off
Red Cross has warned that cutting the budget for the elderly is short sighted, the charity has done a tally of what GP’s think as well. The results were that out of 10 GP’s 9 of them said elderly and vulnerable patients were being put at risk by a lack of social...

New helpline will not be cheap for the tax payer

Posted by admin | On: May 30 2012 | Comments Off
Since NSH direct was canceled, private body has come up with New replacement 24 hour 111 helplin, while the care uk has said “We’re not bidding for any 111 contracts at present.” Last week Dr Laurence Buckman, chairman of the British Medical Association...

NHS recruits 4,000 extra health visitors to check depression

Posted by admin | On: May 17 2012 | Comments Off
NThis is part of the plan to check postnatal depression from new mothers. These visitors will be trained to spot the symptoms from mothers that have still birth, death birth or miscarriage. 4,200 new experts would work with the midwives to supply joint care for...

NHS Tayside says tablets can take the pain away

Posted by admin | On: May 04 2012 | Comments Off
The health board bought four iPads for £2,200 in 2010 and then bought 23 more of the tablet computers in 2011/12 at a total cost of £13,800. This week The Courier revealed NHS Fife spent nearly £17,000 on the fashionable computers for staff while claiming budget...

Foreign patients owe the NHS £40m

Posted by admin | On: May 03 2012 | Comments Off
Freedom of Information requests by Pulse, a magazine for doctors, revealed the average unpaid debt for the provision of care to foreign nationals was £230,000 in the 35 trusts which responded. The FoI requests showed St George’s Healthcare Trust in South...

NHS workers to strike over pensions

Posted by admin | On: Apr 17 2012 | Comments Off
Tens of thousands of NHS workers will take industrial action and other forms of protest next month in the continuing bitter row over pensions. Unite said its 100,000 health service members will walk out on May 10, a day after the Queen’s Speech, which is...

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Posted by admin | On: Apr 15 2012 | Comments (1)
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