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One in six GP practices have closed or merged

Analysis by GPonline has revealed that one in six GP practices have closed or merged since NHS England became operational in April 2013.

Barts takes next steps in digital transformation

Plans are in place to modernise the computing infrastructure at Barts Health NHS Trust and move informatics to a cloud-based service.

First ‘Faces of the NHS App’ unveiled

The first nine frontline NHS staff members have been selected to become the ‘Faces’ of a campaign to promote the NHS App to patients.

Huge clinical negligence legal fees bill for NHS

The BBC has revealed that the NHS in England faces paying out £4.3 billion in legal fees to settle outstanding claims of clinical negligence.

NHS waits driving more patients towards private surgery

The number of people choosing to pay for private hospital surgery has soared with the total amount spent doubling in six years to £1.1bn.

Perfect attendance for children with chronic conditions ‘unfair’

A senior doctor has said that perfect school attendance for children with chronic conditions is ‘unfair and unrealistic’.

 Health Business Features

The top read Health Business features of 2019

2020 is set to be another transformative and difficult year for the NHS. Here, we look back on the most popular features from HB this year

Resilience in healthcare networks

Alan Stewart-Brown discusses why practices need to prepare their network for the new IoT technologies hitting the sector

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

 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.