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2011-07-13 13:26:20

England's health secretary Andrew Lansley has said that if England keeps on spending on health at the current rate, the NHS will be unaffordable in 20 years' time.

2011-07-07 11:37:00

LONDON, July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The General Medical Council (GMC) is still consulting on its planned introduction of medical revalidation in 2012.

2011-06-30 13:48:58

Will our junior doctors be ready for the next major incident?

2011-06-29 07:42:00

LONDON, June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Jayex's QI Touch Screen Solution Enables the Trust to Instantly Review Patient Feedback to Assist in the Delivery of High-Quality Patient Centred Care - Jayex, the healthcare display technology specialist, http://www.jaxex.com today announces that United Lincolnshire NHS Trust (ULHT) has selected Jayex's QI Interactive survey and patient information management kiosk to provide real-time feedback from its patients...

2011-06-28 00:00:33

Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust introduces digital dictation system with marketing-leading BigHand technology. London, UK (PRWEB) June 27, 2011 Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, one of the world’s leading eye hospitals has today announced to invest in BigHand’s digital dictation solution for up to 250 users across the Trust. Moorfields Eye Hospital plan to utilise BigHand’s digital dictation platform to initially replace the use of their analogue...

2011-06-21 00:00:28

NHS patients could soon have complete control over their medical records and the power to decide who has access to their data.

2011-06-14 03:00:00

MANCHESTER, England, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With over 40,000 couples waiting on average 3 years to be matched with a suitable egg donor [http://www.babythoughts.co.uk ] via the NHS, UK start up Babythoughts offers a secure and confidential way for egg donors and recipient couples to get in contact and by-pass the current waiting list system.

2011-06-13 14:53:41

Offering Multiple Sclerosis sufferers emotional support through group therapy sessions could improve their quality of life and save the NHS almost £500 per patient.

2011-06-09 14:27:55

A team from the University of Sheffield's School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) has developed a new index to measure hospital mortality rates that has been accepted for use by the Department of Health.

2011-06-06 02:00:00

LONDON, June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Launch of 'my diary from down under' by Nikki Bayley In the UK, 20 per cent of women still do not attend smear tests, putting themselves at risk of leaving pre-cancerous cervical cells undetected[i].

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]