When I started writing this column 12 years ago we had a Labour Government, Tony Blair was in power and the National Health Serice was struggling to survive under the …
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It will surely come as no surprise to most people that doctors are disillusioned, disheartened and dejected. According to a report by the General Medical Council “the level of dissatisfaction …
The NHS is struggling to reconcile burgeoning health demands with the need to limit spending. It does not have the money to fund care for all those who need it …
Once again the NHS is said to be on the brink of a financial crisis. Once again we are told that our health service is “not sustainable” in its current …
Idoubt the NHS is high on the agenda in the current political turmoil of Brexit and a new Prime Minister. I doubt even more that a routine seven-day-a-week health service …
The NHS is on the edge of an unprecedented financial crisis as it struggles to meet the needs of the ever increasing ageing population. Latest figures show its budget deficit …
The National Health Service in England is facing one of the biggest crises in its history and it is deepening daily.
What is it about five year plans in the National Health Service?
How did it ever come to this? Junior doctors going on all-out strike, the first time this has happened in the history of the National Health Service.
Family doctors are reaching breaking point as they struggle to cope with the growing demands of an ageing-population, falling resources and ever increasing staff shortages.
You may need a calculator before you raise your glass
Nothing new or academic about nursing shortage
New money is welcome – but nowhere near enough
Hunt has done damage beyond repair to the NHS
Heidi will harry Hunt over health and social care crisis
Unemerited elevation for Cameron crony Lansley
Bring back annual dental check-ups – it’s a sweet idea
I was naturally disturbed by the recent report that dentists are falsely offering National Heath Service care they cannot provide and pushing patients to pay for private treatment. An investigation …
David Cameron’s NHS sums simply do not add up
Promises, pledges and pie in the sky on the menu
Majority government is healthiest option for NHS
Political interference has botched NHS operation
Two sides to every story but take out the party politics