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Judicial review: challenge between NHS bodies
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2011

A hospital has succeeded in its judicial review of the decision to shut its children's heart surgery unit


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


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


Nurses challenge unfair vetting
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2010

The Royal College of Nursing is seeking a Judicial Review of the vetting scheme launched in October 2009 on the grounds that it may breach the ECHR by denying nurses a fair hearing or right to appeal


T v Queen Elizabeth Hospital NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 8.6.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2010

A 68 year old female Claimant underwent hip replacement at Defendant Trust's hospital


Generic medicines: consultation paper recommending new powers for pharmacies to replace branded drugs
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 4 2010

The Department of Health proposes introducing generic substitution in primary care


Plan to switch to cheaper medicines will harm patients, say experts
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

Health professionals warn that generic medicines automatically substituted for more expensive brands could confuse patients, worsen disease management and increase the chance of hospital admission


Greater improvements to GP “out of hours” care
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

The Department of Health has announced that GPs providing out of hours care will be subject to more robust skills and knowledge testing, with a requirement for fluency in English


Crew v Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust 2009 LTLPI 20.1.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

Claimant attended Trust A&E with back pain following a 25 foot fall from a climbing wall