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Thousands of junior doctors working past end of shift

Almost 36,000 trainee doctors in England have worked beyond their contracted hours more than 63,000 times since 2015.

‘Game changing’ liver transplant treatment approved

NICE has approved a new procedure for use on the NHS which can store donated livers at body temperature, which slows the deterioration of the organ.

More funding for GP training places form recommendations

The final recommendations from the independent GP partnership review have been published including increased funding for GP training places.

New method to predict breast cancer risk

A study by Cancer Research UK claims that scientists have created the most comprehensive method yet to predict a woman’s risk of breast cancer.

Somerset scheme saves 7,500 nights in hospital

A pioneering NHS scheme in Somerset has helped patients avoid 7,500 nights in hospital and freed up at least £2 million for other services.

Stress causes quarter of paramedic sick days

Stress-related illness accounted for more than a quarter of sick days taken by paramedics in the North East of England last year.

 Health Business Features

Every infection prevented helps us combat AMR

Infection prevention must be the cornerstone of our approach to tackling antimicrobial resistance, says Pat Cattini

The top read HB features of 2018

2019 is set to be another transformative and difficult year for the NHS. Here, we look back on the most popular features from HB this year

How well has Matt Hancock done as Health Secretary?

Matt Hancock made it very clear that advancing technology within the NHS would be his main priority as Health Secretary. What progress is he making?

Hitting the brakes on traffic-related air pollutionwww.nice.org.uk/guidance/ng70

Gillian Leng discusses the dangerous impact that air pollution is having on our nation’s health and the role that NICE is playing in the fight against it

A prognosis for health finances

Dr Eleanor Roy says that the time to take a more stable and sustainable approach to funding the health and care system is now

Mobile apps and the future of patient care

Is the NHS sector ready for apps? Adam Stone explains how mobile applications can play a part in a better hospital experience for all

 Health Sector Events

18/09/2019 to 19/09/2019

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery. 


Event Diary

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery.