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‘NHS should decentralise for a more localised healthcare delivery,’ new Reform report suggests

Reform's proposal introduces a model in which the centre of gravity in the health system is radically shifted to local decision-makers In a bid to...

Long A&E wait times led to almost 14,000 deaths last year in England: RCEM

The college has found that 65 per cent of people waiting 12 hours or more in A&E were patients waiting for a hospital bed...

NHS Emeritus pilot scheme: Retired doctors to help bring down waits for elective care

Retired consultants being encouraged to return to the health service to help secondary care providers who need additional help with their waiting lists NHS...

COVID-19 backlog not likely to be cleared by 2025, even with 30% capacity boost

Experts underscore the need to improve healthcare system resilience to reduce the effects of any future emergencies    NHS England will not be able to...

GP appointments could grow by 70 million a year if pharmacies disappear: NPA survey

A substantial, sustained new funding is needed to keep pharmacy doors open and keep pressure off the NHS   A survey by the National Pharmacy...

NHS care delays led to 112 deaths, harmed 8,000 people in England last year

The number of patients dying due to care delays have risen more than fivefold over the last three years Long waits for an ambulance or...