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Apology over outpatients' NHS appointments backlog
NHS bosses have apologised after thousands of people missed outpatient… appointments because letters were not sent out. Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS


NHS 'dangerously' short of 100,000 staff
…The NHS in England has nearly 100,000 jobs unfilled, a situation described… in a finance report, showing NHS services are heading for a £931m deficit this year, twice… spending on paying the private sector to see NHS patients in an attempt to relieve…


Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 'requires improvements'
NHS Foundation Trust has had its rating downgraded from "good" to "requires…


Top women doctors lose out in NHS pay stakes
…Senior NHS female doctors are earning less than their male counterparts, a BBC… and NHS Digital. The top earning male consultant in England earned £739,460 in 2016-17… Davis, a radiologist and former chair of the NHS Consultants Association, said she…


Cornish man left with one hip by NHS operation cuts
… following NHS cutbacks. Colin Durston, 63, had his hip removed in October and was left… was then told all NHS non-emergency surgeries had been cancelled . "My surgeon said…


Valentine's Day prompts mini baby boom, NHS data shows
… an increase in conceptions around the day. NHS England data shows there were an estimated… transformation programme at NHS England, said: "Love is most definitely in the air… at this time of year and it is fantastic to learn that the NHS sees a mini baby boom nine…


NHS Scotland embarks on global radiologist search
…A global campaign to attract radiologists to work in the Scottish NHS has been… launched. Nine health boards, including NHS Fife, Grampian and Greater Glasgow… in diagnosing and treating diseases such as cancer using medical imagery. NHS Scotland…


Share your NHS stories and memories with the BBC
…It is 70 years since the birth of the NHS, and we want to hear your stories… and memories of the NHS past and present. Advances in medicine and technology have changed… NHS trusts were established in 1991. Were you employed by the NHS in its infancy…


Missed NHS appointments 'infuriating' for doctors
…Nearly 300,000 people missed hospital outpatient appointments in Wales in 2016-17. Health boards claim it cost more than £36m, although similar calculations have been questioned in the past because clinics are sometimes overbooked. Dr Mike…


Did the NHS avert disaster this winter?
…Cast your mind back to the first week of the year and it looked like the NHS…, NHS bosses were heralding the improvement in performance seen during January. nhs… widget If you can't see the NHS Tracker, click or tap here . Is this true? Yes…







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