Being short may be mortality risk factor in critically ill patients

Shorter critical care patients have an increased mortality risk compared to others being treated in intensive…

Health service staff thanked for caring for patients at Christmas

Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, is among those who has thanked nurses and other…

‘Huge’ drop in EU nurses coming to London since Brexit vote

Between July 2016 and July 2018, the number of joiners from Europe reduced from 1,622 to…

Public health cut ‘unnecessary, undesirable and unacceptable’

In a written ministerial statement yesterday, public health minister Steve Brine confirmed a reduction in public…

CQC highlights safety concerns at struggling hospital’s A&E

An inspection carried out by the Care Quality Commission found “serious concerns” surrounding the services provided…