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An unworkable and costly immigration plan | Letters

An unworkable and costly immigration plan | Letters

Head of the NHS Confederation, Niall Dickson, and Dr Richard Turner worry about the impact of the proposed points-based system on the social care sector, while Derrick Joad says it will be a
UK’s expensive visa fees 'could deter NHS staff and scientists'

UK’s expensive visa fees 'could deter NHS staff and scientists'

High cost of entry under immigration overhaul will put off applicants, says thinktankThe UK’s “sky-high” visa fees could deter vital NHS staff and the “brightest and best” scientists that Boris
UK’s expensive visa fees 'could deter NHS staff and scientists'

UK’s expensive visa fees 'could deter NHS staff and scientists'

High cost of entry under immigration overhaul will put off applicants, says thinktankThe UK’s “sky-high” visa fees could deter vital NHS staff and the “brightest and best” scientists that Boris
Flying the flag for a Keynesian revival | Letters

Flying the flag for a Keynesian revival | Letters

Former Labour MP Kelvin Hopkins on hopes for a resurgence in the economic ideas of John Maynard KeynesI threw my metaphorical hat in the air and gasped “at last” when I read your editorial (Keynes’

Noom competitor OurPath rebrands as Second Nature, raises $10M Series A

Back in 2018, OurPath emerged as a startup in the U.K. tackling the problem of diabetes. The company helped customers fight the disease, and raised a $3 million round of funding by combining advice
Racist and sexist NHS patients to be turned away from non-emergency care

Racist and sexist NHS patients to be turned away from non-emergency care

New rules come after it emerged that more than a quarter of the health service's workers were bullied, harassed or abused in the past year.
Paramedic drove through red light racing another ambulance

Paramedic drove through red light racing another ambulance

Reckless Noel Scott admitted his actions were ‘irresponsible’.
Baby boy died from sepsis after doctors’ delay giving antibiotics

Baby boy died from sepsis after doctors’ delay giving antibiotics

‘Shortly after taking Lewys to A&E, there were missed opportunities to give Lewys the lifesaving treatment he so desperately needed.’
Born on the M5: family thanks NHS staff for help with baby delivery

Born on the M5: family thanks NHS staff for help with baby delivery

Parents were on way to hospital when mother went into labour on busy motorwayA new mother has thanked emergency staff for helping her as she gave birth to a baby boy in the front seat of a car parked
British coronavirus evacuees ‘ecstatic’ to leave Arrowe Park quarantine

British coronavirus evacuees ‘ecstatic’ to leave Arrowe Park quarantine

'They're trying to make us feel like, if anything, we're just on holiday for a couple of weeks, maybe without the swimming pool.'
Woman died weighing less than 4 stone ‘due to lack of anorexia services nearby’

Woman died weighing less than 4 stone ‘due to lack of anorexia services nearby’

‘With the right support Hayley could have been saved from this. It didn’t have to kill her.’
Nurses find heartfelt note left by person quarantined by coronavirus

Nurses find heartfelt note left by person quarantined by coronavirus

NHS staff always come through in times of 'turmoil.'
Scientist Who Discovered Ebola: Britain Faces 'Major' Coronavirus Outbreak

Scientist Who Discovered Ebola: Britain Faces 'Major' Coronavirus Outbreak

The United Kingdom is facing a "major outbreak" of the deadly coronavirus, warns the scientist who co-discovered the Ebola virus in Africa.
London: NHS Migrant Doctor Gets 'Life' Sentence for 90 Sexual Assaults on Patients

London: NHS Migrant Doctor Gets 'Life' Sentence for 90 Sexual Assaults on Patients

National Health Service (NHS) doctor Manish Shah has been given a "life" sentence with a 15-year minimum term after being convicted for dozens of sex attacks on female patients.
Medical cannabis ‘is still not being given to children who desperately need it’

Medical cannabis ‘is still not being given to children who desperately need it’

Twenty families gathered in central London on Wednesday to pressure the government into making the drug easier to get on the NHS.
NHS ordered to create ‘coronavirus pods’ in hospitals amid fears of outbreak

NHS ordered to create ‘coronavirus pods’ in hospitals amid fears of outbreak

Secure coronavirus pods could appear in hospitals as early as this Friday under emergency plans to stop the spread of the disease.
Hospital whistleblower raised alarm over doctor seen injecting himself

Hospital whistleblower raised alarm over doctor seen injecting himself

Exclusive: the Guardian can reveal details behind intervention at hospital in Matt Hancock’s constituencyA whistleblower raised the alarm over patient safety at Matt Hancock’s local hospital because
NHS staff ‘evicted from their homes to make way for coronavirus evacuees’

NHS staff ‘evicted from their homes to make way for coronavirus evacuees’

A worker has hit out after saying they had ‘zero notice’ before being told to pack up their flats the night before the coronavirus evacuees arrived.
Brit rushed to hospital after falling ill on way back from coronavirus city

Brit rushed to hospital after falling ill on way back from coronavirus city

They have been moved to a seperate hospital and tested for deadly coronavirus.