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Medical law brief
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 26 2012

The final stage of the passage of the Health and Social Care Bill has now passed


KC v University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2009

The Claimant, aged 31 years at date of settlement, was born with spina bifida and hydrocephalus, and received ventricular peritoneal shunt


B v Thameside & Glossop Acute Services NHS Trust
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

Claimant suffered prolonged partial intrapartum hypoxia and perinatal stroke resulting in hemiplegic brain injury


JMH (as mother and administratrix of JSH) v X NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 25.3.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

The Claimant was the mother of the Deceased who was admitted to the Defendant Trust hospital after taking an overdose of 20 paracetamol tablets and three ibuprofen tablets


X (by his father and litigation friend) v (1) Cumbria and Lancashire Strategic Health Authority (2) Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 2009 LTLPI 1.3.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Seven year old Claimant had been a patient of the Defendant's hospital refraction clinic and had had his eye patched on a number of occasions


Mental capacity: Lasting Power of Attorney Forms to be redesigned
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2009

Following a consultation process, the Government has redesigned the Lasting Power of Attorney Forms


A three-digit number for non-emergency healthcare services
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2009

The Office of Communications (Ofcom) is consulting on plans for a 111 service to cut calls to emergency services


Reference Guide to Consent for Examination or Treatment - Second Edition 2009
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2009

The booklet, published on 4 August 2009 by the Department of Health, provides a guide to the law concerning consent to physical examination or treatment


Anthony Moore v Basildon & Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 2010 LTLPI 12.5.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2010

Male Claimant, aged 46 years, was prescribed Linezolid by Defendant Trust's hospital for an infected wound


Law firms could be hit by VAT charges for medical reports
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2010

Changes by HM Revenue and Customs to the treatment of medical reports for VAT purposes could cause firms significant additional cost