Nhs News:

Scotland's papers: NHS boss pay-off and Brexit vote 'battle'
…A row over the pay-off for the former boss of NHS Tayside and the "battle" over…


Overweight patient denied NHS operation by York CCG
… the NHS postponed treatment due to his weight. Roland Crooke was in "huge pain" when… surgery for smokers and obese people in September 2016. They were put on hold when NHS… England and the Royal College of Surgeons raised concerns, but NHS England bosses…


Wales cancer patients to get proton beam therapy on NHS
… on the NHS after a treatment centre was given the go-ahead by health boards…. The centre in Newport is expected to begin treating NHS patients immediately. On Tuesday… referred through NHS Wales. The centre, run by Proton Partners International…


Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area
…The NHS is under severe pressure. Rising numbers of patients need hospital care… is based on the latest data on performance against four NHS waiting-time measures: A&E… therapy services fall outside the control of hospitals and are organised by local NHS


NHS told to ditch 'absurd' fax machines
…The NHS will be banned from buying fax machines from next month - and has been… the NHS in England. The Department of Health said a change to more modern… on the future of surgery, said the continued use of the outdated technology by the NHS


NHS payout after ex-soldier took his own life
… payout from NHS bosses who admitted a catalogue of failings in his care. Father…. The Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust has been contacted for a comment. 'Tortured… tried to take his own life four times and assessments by NHS psychiatrists found he…


Newspaper headlines: NHS concerns on front pages
…The head of the NHS in England, Simon Stevens, is in the news this morning…


Nine out of 10 NHS trusts have asbestos in hospitals
…About nine out of 10 NHS trusts say they have hospitals containing asbestos… the extent of the problem. NHS Improvement said strict regulations meant asbestos… requests to all 243 NHS trusts in Britain. Asbestos is a naturally occurring fibrous…


Lord Monson's son Rupert Green failed by NHS
…A peer's son who took his own life was let down by an NHS trust, a coroner has… a failure on the part of Surrey and Borders NHS Trust. The trust said it was "deeply…


NHS waste: Healthcare Environmental Services' future in doubt
… Environmental Services (HES) previously lost 17 contracts with NHS trusts in England… informed it will lose its NHS Scotland contract in April. Today the company said its… to be disposed of safely. A spokeswoman for NHS National Services Scotland (NSS) said: "NSS…







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