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RCN Warns ‘Corridor Care’ is Becoming Normal

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The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has found that providing care to hospital patients in corridors and other non-clinical areas is becoming a normal part of healthcare in the UK.

Carrie Tennick, February 26, 2020

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Government orders a review of controversial medical treatments

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A review of three major public health scandals has been ordered by the Prime Minister following an outcry over failings to address public concerns.

First4Lawyer, February 22, 2020

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Medical Negligence

‘Compensation Gap’ for Private Patients Questioned

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The issue of compensation for substandard treatment by private healthcare providers has come under the microscope, with the release of a report into the inquiry into rogue surgeon Ian Paterson.

Carrie Tennick, February 05, 2020

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Medical Negligence

NHS Faces £4.3 Billion Medical Negligence Bill

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NHS England could have to pay out £4.3 billion in compensation to settle outstanding medical negligence claims.

Carrie Tennick, January 21, 2020

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Medical Negligence

Cervical Cancer Prevention Week Begins

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Cervical Cancer Prevention Week has begun across the UK, giving people the chance to raise awareness of the disease and encourage more women to attend potentially life-saving screening appointments.

Carrie Tennick, January 20, 2020

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Concern Expressed Over NHS Waiting Times

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A number of organisations have expressed concern over the NHS’s performance, particularly at waiting times for patients arriving at A&E departments.

Carrie Tennick, January 10, 2020

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Medical Negligence

GPs Not Diagnosing Heart Failure Early Enough

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The number of people admitted to hospital suffering from heart failure has increased by a third in the last five years, with GPs failing to diagnose the condition early.

Carrie Tennick, November 04, 2019

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Medical Negligence

Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month Begins

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November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, with a range of events and activities taking place to help raise awareness of the disease.

Carrie Tennick, November 01, 2019

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Medical Negligence

Lip Fillers Gone Wrong: When Cosmetic Surgery is Unsafe

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With lip fillers becoming increasingly common, it’s important to ensure you’re taking precautions about where to get them done to minimise the chances of them going wrong.

Carrie Tennick, October 30, 2019

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