For immediate release: Wednesday 14 October 2015 The government has gone out of its way to suppress the truth about unsafe NHS staffing levels, by brow-beating the very agency which should have been raising the […]
SOLD – FOR OVER £200! Thanks to everyone who showed an interest. This Steve Bell cartoon, satirising the privatisation of the NHS, was given to Keep Our NHS Public to sell. Complete with provenance (a […]
Thursday 24 September 2015 Keep Our NHS Public, which has been campaigning for a publicly owned, publicly run NHS for 10 years, is appalled to learn of the number of junior doctors registering to work […]
Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, is a damned good place to be if you are ill. It is a good hospital. Its reputation remains unsullied and world wide. Yet now the CQC, the government’s health quality “watch-dog” […]
The NHS is broken and no longer needs fixing. Now, what many have been waiting for, the Tory press is proclaiming it needs replacing. According to the Daily Telegraph, that is.
Nearly a third of clinical commissioning groups – the CCGs who hold NHS budgets – have implemented or are considering restrictions to services this year.
More than one in 10 GP roles in England are vacant, the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) has revealed, making government plans for 7-day general practice ‘unrealistic’.
[For immediate release 4 August 2015] Monitor’s instruction to NHS Foundation trusts to fill NHS vacancies ‘only where necessary’ because of ‘unaffordable’ financial plans [http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/aug/04/nhs-told-to-fill-vacancies-only-where-essential-due-to-looming-funding-crisis] is as flawed as it is dangerous – and will […]