Health Business News.....

Funding for children’s mental health services reduced to £143 million

The government will invest £143 million to improve children’s mental health services in England, which is a reduction from the £250 million that was expected.

First UK hospital to offer proton beam therapy to open within two years

A new private hospital is to become the first in the UK to offer proton beam therapy for cancer patients.


 Health Business Features.....

Caring round the clock

With evidence suggesting that patients face a higher risk of mortality in hospitals at weekends, the Conservative government has outlined plans for a seven-day NHS. But how will this work and what challenges will need to be overcome first? Health Business reports

Protecting the wellbeing of hospital staff

Hospitals can be an emotive place to work. Aggressions can flair, especially within A&E, from both patients and visitors. Judith Denny of the British Security Industry Association writes about staff protection, especially for those involved in lone working

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 Product Features.....

Automated Document Services Ltd

Automated Document Services Ltd (“Auto Docs”) is one of the leading and most trusted document scanning and data capture service providers in the UK. 

Investigating accountability in healthcare

Investigating incidents in any industry can be a murky undertaking, full of rabbit-holes and competing interest groups that confuse the direction of the investigation.

Scanning solutions for Healthcare

The healthcare industry faces enormous challenges, including rapidly changing regulatory, financial, and technical issues. Electronic medical records (EMR) systems help in addressing these challenges, but organisations should also consider electronic content management (ECM) solutions for even greater improvements in practices and processes.


When you stop and think about it, do you really communicate with your patients and staff as much as you would like? Our research suggests not.


 Supplier Profiles......


Datix is a company specialising in patient safety and healthcare risk management software, which aims to help their customers protect patients from harm by creating opportunities to learn from things that go wrong.


Five things infection control managers need to be aware of this winter

EdLex Solicitors

EdLex Solicitors are specialist employment lawyers providing a range of flexible and affordable legal and HR support services to schools, local authorities and public bodies.

The Food Packaging Company Limited

Situated in the South East, this small, friendly and efficient company prides itself on the fact that they are more than prepared to go the extra mile to source and supply a full range of products designed to make the running of your company as easy as possible from the ground up.