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Government response to consultation on new patient rights effective from April 1st 2010
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Following the recent consultation process, the NHS Constitution has been revised to reflect changes including the right to commence non urgent treatment within 18 weeks and in cases where cancer is suspected, to be referred to a specialist within two weeks or offer a range of alternative providers


IVF clinics told to cut multiple births or risk licences
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Under Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority rules to be introduced in April, fertility clinics will be required to reduce multiple birth rates from 24 to 20 within 12 months or risk losing their licences


D v (1) Chowdhury (2) Hamal (3) Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 26.2.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Claimant (DOB: 05.04.66) presented to the Second Defendant GP on 08.10.02 with pins and needles and numbness in the fingertips when sneezing or coughing


Nicola Defoe (by her litigation friend) v Luton & Dunstable Hospital NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 15.3.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Claimant (aged 28 years) was admitted to the Defendant hospital following an episode of collapse and loss of consciousness


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


C v Barts & the London NHS Trust 2009 LTLPI 8.3.10
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 14 2010

Claimant (DOB: 13.01.52) had a long history of restricted mobility due to back pain


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