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Climate crisis biggest threat to future of global health

Research into what the next 25 years will hold for global health has revealed that climate crisis is the biggest threat.

NHS records a  total of 629 never events last year

Over 600 patients have suffered due to serious NHS errors, including botched hysterectomies and surgeons operating on the wrong patient.

O2 to provide connectivity for a new ‘Smart Ambulance’

O2 has announced that the company will provide connectivity for a new ‘Smart Ambulance’ at Millbrook Proving Ground this month.

Half of NHS trusts using obsolete radiotherapy machines

Half of NHS trusts are using outdated radiotherapy machines that are far less effective at killing cancer cells to treat patients.

New information cards for Scottish patients

People in Scotland who have experienced difficulty registering with a doctor’s surgery are to be given additional guidance.

Health sector is a major contributor to climate crisis

A new report has provided the first-ever estimate of healthcare’s global climate footprint in Europe and urged for zero emissions.

 Health Business Features

How and why the NHS adopts innovation

Dr Amanda Begley discusses the ways healthcare professionals and innovators can work together to improve how the NHS adopts innovation

£1.8bn NHS funding: optimising patient benefits

Extra money is great, but more could be done to achieve best value from capital investment across the NHS. Katie Crookbain explains why

A coherent NHS narrative that drives change
The Nuffield Trust's Helen Buckingham analyses how set the NHS is for success, as well as what it will take to get there
Interpreting in the NHS

Jakub Sacharczuk looks at interpreting within the NHS including best practice and technology developments

Digital records – just what the doctor ordered

Linda Watts shares Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust’s paperless journey to date, and explains how deploying an EDMS has resulted in faster patient care

The Shortage Occupation List and Brexit

Pia Subramaniam discusses changes made to the Shortage Occupation List and how these are likely to impact the UK health sector

 Health Sector Events

18/09/2019 to 19/09/2019

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery. 


08/10/2019 to 09/10/2019

Healthcare Estates 2019 is just a few short weeks away, with preparations really ramping up now for the biggest event yet.

30/10/2019 to 31/10/2019

Simplifying clinical lab procurement at the UK’s only lab-dedicated showcase

Event Diary

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery.