Hospitals

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Doctors report 13,000 cancelled operations in UK over two months
Figure relates to planned surgeries at only 40 NHS hospitals, suggesting actual total is likely to be far higher

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

07, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Covid in England: how the NHS could be hit this winter
Hospitals may have fewer Covid-19 patients now but the statistics point to worrying times ahead for the NHS

Pamela Duncan, Niamh McIntyre, Tobi Thomas and Ashley Kirk

02, Dec, 2021 @9:22 PM

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This isn’t a plan for social care in England – it’s a recipe for disaster | Polly Toynbee
Care homes will continue to go under as workers leave the sector for better paid jobs, says Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee

Polly Toynbee

02, Dec, 2021 @8:00 AM

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PMQs: Boris Johnson denies hospitals plan labelled unachievable
Prime minister contradicts health department’s response to report of ‘red’ rating for hospitals programme

Peter Walker Political correspondent

01, Dec, 2021 @2:11 PM

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Ministers should face misconduct charges over Covid crisis, say UK campaigners
Unofficial inquiry by NHS campaign group claims governance failures contributed to thousands of deaths

Jamie Grierson

01, Dec, 2021 @11:56 AM

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No 10 must implement plan B before hospitals fill up, NHS leaders warn
Doctors say any delay in new measures for Omicron risks hospitals becoming overwhelmed

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

01, Dec, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Even amid the Covid pandemic it is vital doctors understand every patient’s story | Ranjana Srivastava
Medical professionals must remember that their patients’ illness has a context, as does their recovery

Ranjana Srivastava

30, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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Late diagnosis of breast cancer rises as NHS struggles in Covid crisis
Macmillan says government action is needed to relieve pressure on cancer services

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

26, Nov, 2021 @12:01 AM

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Call Cobra meeting over England’s ambulance crisis, urge Lib Dems
Push for action comes as it emerges all regional services moved to top alert level in September and October

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

24, Nov, 2021 @4:26 PM

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Here’s what the UK can learn from other countries’ responses to Covid-19 | Siva Anandaciva
The NHS has much to be proud of, but it was stymied by lack of funding and a staffing crisis that other health systems avoided, says Siva Anandaciva, a chief analyst at the King’s Fund

Siva Anandaciva

24, Nov, 2021 @1:54 PM

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The First Wave review – Covid’s devastating early days in New York
Matthew Heineman’s powerful documentary captures the most acute weeks of the crisis as a Long Island hospital struggles to cope

Cath Clarke

23, Nov, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Getting jabs to the unvaccinated has never been more critical | Andrew Pollard and Brian Angus
With vaccinated people receiving their boosters, the horrors of Covid are now restricted to those who won’t or can’t have a jab, say academics Andrew Pollard and Brian Angus

Andrew Pollard and Brian Angus

23, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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