NHS

500 nurses and midwives are quitting every week
NHS

500 nurses and midwives are quitting every week

New figures also reveal the NHS’s increasing reliance on nurses and midwives trained overseas.

Mums Stronger Together: How business leaders are tackling maternal mental health stigma
Mental Health

Mums Stronger Together: How business leaders are tackling maternal mental health stigma

The event follows the release of statistics from the Maternal Mental Health Alliance, which reveal 16,389 new and expectant mothers were unable to access essential perinatal mental health care last year.

Hospital cleaners and security guards win battle to be brought in-house as NHS employees
Strike action

Hospital cleaners and security guards win battle to be brought in-house as NHS employees

The 1,800 mainly Black, Asian and minority ethnic staff at Barts NHS Trust had been on strike for two weeks over pay disparities.

Health and care bill: Why are people protesting against the ‘NHS privatisation bill’?
NHS

Health and care bill: Why are people protesting against the ‘NHS privatisation bill’?

High Court bans striking hospital staff from ‘waving banners’ and making ‘any loud noise’
Strike action

High Court bans striking hospital staff from ‘waving banners’ and making ‘any loud noise’

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Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’
NHS

Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’

High Court to decide on ‘GP surgery privatisation’ by US healthcare giant
NHS

High Court to decide on ‘GP surgery privatisation’ by US healthcare giant

Hundreds of hospital workers begin two-week strike over pay
Industrial action

Hundreds of hospital workers begin two-week strike over pay

NHS should explore four-day work week to ease staffing crisis, says top doctor
NHS

NHS should explore four-day work week to ease staffing crisis, says top doctor

Climate change is increasing hospital admissions in England
Climate crisis

Climate change is increasing hospital admissions in England

‘Entirely predictable’ NHS staff crisis risks derailing plan to tackle 5.8 million patient backlog
NHS

‘Entirely predictable’ NHS staff crisis risks derailing plan to tackle 5.8 million patient backlog

5 new laws for 2022 – and what they mean for your rights
New laws

5 new laws for 2022 – and what they mean for your rights

NHS facing Covid staff crisis in ‘busiest week’ of the year
NHS staffing crisis

NHS facing Covid staff crisis in ‘busiest week’ of the year

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ADHD

ADHD waiting times ‘crisis’ as patients face seven-year wait for NHS diagnosis

Why students in the UK are struggling to book their Covid vaccine
Covid

Why students in the UK are struggling to book their Covid vaccine

We’re bringing back clapping for the NHS – but this time we’ll be Clapping For Action
Julia Patterson

We’re bringing back clapping for the NHS – but this time we’ll be Clapping For Action

Like Scrooge, Boris Johnson needs to change his ways before it’s too late
John Puntis

Like Scrooge, Boris Johnson needs to change his ways before it’s too late

‘They disgust me to the core’: Frontline workers react to the Downing Street Christmas party
Partygate

‘They disgust me to the core’: Frontline workers react to the Downing Street Christmas party

Underfunded and overworked: Midwives reveal extent of NHS maternity crisis
Maternity crisis

Underfunded and overworked: Midwives reveal extent of NHS maternity crisis

The doctor who gave up her career to fight NHS privatisation
NHS

The doctor who gave up her career to fight NHS privatisation

#PostYourPill: The trend aiming to destigmatise mental health medication
Mental health

#PostYourPill: The trend aiming to destigmatise mental health medication

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‘If I stopped using speed it would be a massive step back’: Life with undiagnosed adult ADHD
ADHD

‘If I stopped using speed it would be a massive step back’: Life with undiagnosed adult ADHD

MPs launch inquiry into NHS staffing crisis
Employment

MPs launch inquiry into NHS staffing crisis

Doctors and MPs join ‘save the NHS’ protest outside parliament
NHS

Doctors and MPs join ‘save the NHS’ protest outside parliament

Social care cap: What is it and what does it mean for me?
social care

Social care cap: What is it and what does it mean for me?

45 years in the NHS: ‘If you don’t love your job, you won’t get nowhere’
NHS

45 years in the NHS: ‘If you don’t love your job, you won’t get nowhere’

Patients are waiting in ambulances outside A&E for 14 hours with demand at ‘highest ever level’
Social Justice

Patients are waiting in ambulances outside A&E for 14 hours with demand at ‘highest ever level’

Nurses say levelling up is ‘lip service’ if lessons aren’t learnt from Covid health inequalities
Social Justice

Nurses say levelling up is ‘lip service’ if lessons aren’t learnt from Covid health inequalities

Virtual healthcare is discriminatory and breaches Equality Act, say charities
Social Justice

Virtual healthcare is discriminatory and breaches Equality Act, say charities

Universal credit cut: Senior NHS nurse says she goes to work worrying about bailiffs
Social Justice

Universal credit cut: Senior NHS nurse says she goes to work worrying about bailiffs

Exclusive: The government is asking paramedics to become HGV drivers
News

Exclusive: The government is asking paramedics to become HGV drivers

National insurance hike will leave NHS workers funding their own pay rise
Employment

National insurance hike will leave NHS workers funding their own pay rise

NHS and the Tories: A decade of pay disputes
Politics

NHS and the Tories: A decade of pay disputes

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