Nhs News:

NHS Borders email system back in operation
… addressed. NHS Borders staff had been unable to send or receive messages since…


NHS website defaced by hackers
…An NHS website hosting data from patient surveys that was defaced by hackers… suggests it had been compromised for at least five days, though the NHS has… not confirmed this was the case. The removal occurred after NHS Digital, which advises…


NHS reform: How many patients will benefit?
…, radical changes are afoot in parts of the NHS in England. From this month, groups… of local NHS and social care leaders are working together formally to devise… systems are up and running in 10 areas of England. NHS leaders say more will come…


Windrush row: I was denied NHS cancer treatment
…Albert Thompson - not his real name - was told he would have to pay £54,000 for prostate cancer treatment unless he could produce the right documentation. Although the 63-year-old is not technically of the Windrush generation - as he…


NHS ransomware attack response criticised
…The government and NHS bodies have been criticised by MPs for failing…. The government said cyber-security in the NHS had improved since the attack. The PAC report… found the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and NHS bodies had been…


Albanian woman jailed for fraud over NHS kidney transplant
… to have an NHS kidney transplant. Cardiff Crown Court was told Fatmira Tafa, 31, had… the NHS £72,469. She was jailed for 14 months after admitting fraud and possessing…. In October 2016 she had an NHS kidney transplant at the University Hospital of Wales…


Vaginal mesh surgery: NHS releases new figures
… to 'excruciating pain' The new NHS Digital figures show that 21 people had operations to remove… been collected to provide the NHS with a "clearer national picture" of the use… the chief medical officer, Prof Dame Sally Davies, to seek the views of relevant NHS


NHS apologises to family over mother's hospital death
…An NHS trust has apologised to the family of a woman who died in hospital after… deteriorated. Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust admitted failures in her care… years of fighting Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Trust until it finally admitted failings…


NHS Borders email failure 'not a cyber attack'
NHS Borders has moved to reassure the public it has not been the victim…


Health secretary's statement on NHS Tayside
… a statement on NHS Tayside management. MSPs debate the Air Quality in Scotland Inquiry…







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