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Labour criticises Tory cuts to health services

The Conservatives have cut health and education spending by £37.3 billion since 2010, according to new research unveiled by the Labour Party.

Tax increase should pay for health and social care, says poll

There is increasing public support for paying more tax to maintain and improve health and social care.

Wrong diagnosis costs NHS £583m in compensation

Hospitals have paid £583 million in compensation to patients in the past three years after doctors failed to diagnose correctly.

Different record-keeping systems risking safety

NHS trusts are using at least 21 different electronic medical record systems which are unable to effectively share information.

Winter vomiting bug closes 1,000 hospital beds

Hospitals in England have been forced to close more than 1,100 hospital beds over the last week due to norovirus.

Social care crisis costing £587m due to bed blocking

Age UK has claimed that lack of social care will have led to 2.5 million lost bed days in the NHS over the 917 days between the elections.

 Health Business Features

Secure data destruction in the health care sector

Steve Mellings explains why the most critical part of GDPR compliance is the approach to data protection itself

Making value-based care happen

Diane Bell looks at how Value Based Care can happen at a greater scale and what steps healthcare leaders should follow to transform care

NHS and interpreting services

Effective interpreting delivered by professionals who are registered and regulated provides better patient outcomes, writes Mike Orlov

What are the benefits of plant-based food?

Current dietary patterns are harmful to both planetary and human health. Heather Russell explains why the time for change is now

NHSX – 'same same but different …'

Indi Singh looks at how to support transformation staff to ensure that the NHSX missions play an effective role in delivering the Long-Term Plan

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

 Health Sector Events

17/03/2020 to 18/03/2020

The UK’s dedicated event that offers a comprehensive program on the latest innovations in imaging diagnosis and treatment.

Event Diary

The UK’s dedicated event that offers a comprehensive program on the latest innovations in imaging diagnosis and treatment.