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Improve Southampton mental health unit, NHS trust told
…An NHS trust has been told to improve services at a mental health unit where… NHS" and action had been taken to recruit additional staff and "support and retain…


People with learning disabilities 'trapped' in hospitals as NHS target missed
…An NHS target to reduce the number of people with learning disabilities being…. NHS England committed to halving the numbers in hospitals, but achieved 19… in secure wards. The NHS target was to reduce numbers to 1,300-1,700 by now - from 2,805…


NHS praised after Newport girl's finger sewn back on
NHS staff have been praised for saving the finger of a five-year-old girl when… later at Swansea's Morriston Hospital. Her mum Kelly Probert-Wilmott praised NHS


NHS Tayside chemotherapy dose reduction decision 'lacked consultation'
…The decision to reduce chemotherapy doses for NHS Tayside breast cancer… patients lacked "challenge or consultation", a report has concluded. NHS Tayside… of recurrence for one patient per year as a result. NHS Tayside said it "fully accepted…


NHS Grampian appoints Amanda Croft as chief executive
NHS Grampian has appointed a former nurse as its new chief executive. Prof… Trent School of Nursing, moving to NHS Grampian in 2000. She was previously Director… said she was "pleased that NHS Grampian now has the additional stability…


Give women more consistent abortion service, NHS told
…, the NHS says. The call comes from the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence… (NICE) - the official NHS advisory body - in its first abortion guidance. The draft… that carry out abortions for the NHS tend to accept self-referrals. This requirement does…


Spring brings no respite for NHS in England
…The start of spring has brought little respite for the NHS in England, with A&E… cancer patients. nhs widget If you can't see the NHS Tracker, click or tap here . Dr… to be an extremely challenging time for urgent care in the NHS, which has been overlooked amid…


New medicines approved for Scottish NHS
… approved for use by NHS Scotland. The three drugs have been licensed by the Scottish…


Hundreds of submissions to NHS Highland 'bullying' review
… into allegations of a "bullying culture" at NHS Highland. Last year, a group of senior… was expected to be published in February, but will not now be ready until after Easter. NHS… for people who reported bullying. NHS Highland covers the Highlands and Argyll and Bute…


Deaf Essex woman has NHS job offer withdrawn
… about the temperature of drinks. Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust (MEHSNT…







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