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NHS could be forced to abandon key targets

Reports suggest that the NHS may be forced to abandon major commitments it made as part of a deal to secure long term funding for the health service in 2018.

Ministers must urgently address nursing workforce

The RCN is demanding that ministers urgently address the nursing workforce crisis amid increasingly challenging conditions over the next few months.

NHS wrongly billing vulnerable migrants for maternity care

NHS trusts are wrongly hounding vulnerable migrant women for payment of bills of thousands of pounds for maternity care.

NHS begins coronavirus booster vaccination campaign

The NHS has started delivering coronavirus booster jabs to people in eligible groups, as the vaccination programme moves to the next stage.

Increase in ‘very good’ overall experience of urgent care

More people are reporting a ‘very good’ overall experience of urgent and emergency care, but access to emotional support needs to improve.

Case made for cross-government strategy to reduce health inequalities

Stories of how people’s health is damaged by social factors g are being highlighted by organisations calling for a strategy to reduce health inequalities.

Prime Minister sets out autumn and winter Covid plan

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out the government’s plan to manage coronavirus infections throughout autumn and winter.

Ted Baker announces plans to retire next year

Ted Baker has announced he will retire in March 2022, after almost five years as our Chief Inspector of Hospitals at the Care Quality Commission.

 Health Business Features

Diagnostics taking centre stage

PA Consulting's Valerie Phillips outlines the opportunities for new ways of delivering care and improved health outcomes

Improving Cyber Security in Healthcare

Cyber Security in Healthcare 2021 will shed light on some of the current cyber issues facing the NHS and how best to solve them

Expert Panel: Facilities Management

Health Business talks to Donna Brown about hygiene standards, sustainable healthcare, hospital food and fully integrated multi-service provision

Two crucial elements required to drive traceability in a clinical setting

The use of standardised data that can be captured at the point of care can make a significant difference in healthcare, writes Glen Hodgson

Cleaning and hygiene will be top of the agenda for years

Delia Cannings looks at how the profile of hygiene importance has been raised to a new level that must be maintained moving beyond Covid-19

Protecting the NHS from cyber enabled fraud

The NHS Counter Fraud Authority look at the cyber fraud awareness resource, as well as the key cyber threats NHS organisations should be wary of

 Health Sector Events

23/09/2021

The NHS is made up of more than 8,000 organisations, with many more across the wider health and care sector.

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The NHS is made up of more than 8,000 organisations, with many more across the wider health and care sector.

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