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2010-11-25 11:27:00

LONDON, November 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Circle, the employee-owned social enterprise, has today been chosen as the preferred partner to run Hinchingbrooke Healthcare NHS Trust in Huntingdonshire. In a historic move, the East of England Strategic Health Authority (SHA) has selected a non-state owned provider to take over the delivery of NHS services at Hinchingbrooke Hospital. Circle have a unique partnership model, where everyone from the consultants to the cleaners are co-owners...

2008-10-08 00:00:00

A national league table of independent treatment centres, published in the Health Service Journal, has placed the Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre in Plymouth at the top of the poll for overall percentage use.

2008-08-22 09:01:11

By SUE SCOTT AN pounds 886m tide in medical tourists from the UK has led one Middlesbrough doctors' practice to enter the lucrative overseas treatment market.

2006-01-24 12:17:25

LONDON (Reuters) - The first NHS walk-in centres to allow British commuters to get medical treatment on the way to and from work will open on Tuesday. The two centres, located at London Liverpool Street and Manchester Picadilly train stations, will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.