Home Tags Department of Health
Tag: Department of Health
NHS figures show drop of 1,193 family doctors in past year, despite pledge to increase numbers by 5,000 by 2020.
Landmark study strongly suggests that by 2020 austerity policies will have caused 120,000 excess deaths.
NHS prescription charges in England are to rise by 20 pence from £8.20 to £8.40 from 1 April 2016, the Department of Health has announced. A statement on the UK Government's website reads: "We have increased the prescription charge by...
Local authorities in England spend an average of just 1% of their health budget on mental illness, according to the mental health charity Mind.
Chief inspector blames poor leadership and cuts as fresh figures show 150 abuse claims each day.
Social services leaders warn funding gap of up to £7bn a year is likely to leave vulnerable people paying for their own support by end of next parliament.
Plan by NHS Supply Chain to deal with backlog of patients waiting for surgery and tests will see 11 companies paid £780m to diagnose and treat patients.
A five-year commitment to transform health and social care funding is urgently needed to avoid the care system spiraling towards a deeper crisis, council leaders are warning today