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Jeremy Hunt: "Too many people experience care that is not of the quality we would all want for our own mum or dad".
Jeremy Hunt urged to prevent further private limited companies being established by NHS trusts in England.
Fears Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt could be promoted to replace disgraced Damien Green as defacto Deputy PM.
NHS figures show drop of 1,193 family doctors in past year, despite pledge to increase numbers by 5,000 by 2020.
Commonwealth Fund analysis of healthcare systems in 11 nations finds NHS is the best, safest and most affordable.
Guardian investigation highlights severe understaffing at Royal Berkshire, Royal Surrey County and Frimley Health trusts.
Policy of limiting rises to 1% is damaging health service and must not be pursued into next parliament, say NHS leaders.
Health secretary tells MPs only people with urgent health problems should be expected to be seen within that period.
Morale among NHS staff has hit "rock bottom", with less than 1 in 4 saying they would recommend it as a great place to work.
Consultation to be carried out as cost of treating long-term health conditions that prevent people from working reaches £7bn.
Unite says the survey shows that Jeremy Hunt is failing to meet his pledge to boost mental health funds.
MPs claim other parts of the Department of Health’s budget, such as public health, are being diverted to fund NHS England.
Doctors’ union had asked prime minister for increase, citing popularity of leave campaign’s £350m a week pledge.
Mark Porter accuses government at doctor’s union conference of breaking pledges to protect and fund the health service.
Dr Chaand Nagpaul, chair of BMA GPs committee, says patients would suffer as doctors forced to sit in empty surgeries.
Public accounts committee claims Jeremy Hunt does not know if supply of doctors and nurses can adequately meet demand.
Weekend death rate problem, used by Jeremy Hunt to justify imposing new doctors’ contract, ‘does not exist’.
Comedian Russell Kane says junior doctors contract is all about exhausting staff to help open up the way for a private sell off.
Medics retain public support as 48-hour strike begins, with Jeremy Hunt mocked in parliament for statement on patient safety.
Taskforce calls for provision of 24/7 support for people in crisis and 10% reduction in suicide rates.
More than 2,000 medics and students tell health secretary days after he tried to defuse anger that proposed contracts are unfair and risk patient safety.
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