Management consultants cash in on NHS shake-up

A senior NHS adviser has warned that management consultants hired by the NHS are behaving like “racketeers” and “arms dealers” in times of war – making vast “spoils” from the Government’s reorganisation of the health service. management consultants hired by the NHS are behaving like “racketeers” and “arms dealers” in times of war – making […]

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Osborne under fire over £2bn NHS pledge

Labour has dismissed George Osborne’s announcement as ‘spin’ after it has emerged that £750m of extra funding is recycled health department cash. With £750m of the £2bn coming from within the Department of  Health has led to dismay amongst officials. The extra funding was announced before the chancellor’s autumn statement and received a warm welcome […]

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Cameron confesses NHS is under pressure

Prime Minister David Cameron has said accident and emergency units are 0.3% short of meeting their 95% target of patients waiting four hours maximum before being seen. The PM has admitted the NHS is under pressure and suffering as a result of the influx of patients visiting accident and emergency units. David Cameron acknowledged that […]

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Doctors support hospital closures

Senior doctors feel MP’s are “undermining” NHS reforms MP’s fighting local hospital closures are being accused of risking the lives of their constituents, according to senior doctors of the NHS Clinical Commissioners group. The group, which represents GP’s who have been granted the power to buy services for patients, believe that Labour’s actions to save hospitals from closing […]

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