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Under Pressure: Safely managing increased demand in emergency departments

United Kingdom - June 8 2018 The ever increasing demand on healthcare resources is a topic that never strays too far from media headlines. The combination of an ageing population…

Lauren Karmel

New guidance on expedited decisions for coroners

United Kingdom - May 22 2018 Last week saw the publication of the latest guidance from the Chief Coroner, HH Judge Mark Lucraft QC. The document, entitled Guidance No. 28 - Report…

Care homes briefing 179 - Breaking the language barrier?

European Union, United Kingdom - April 23 2018 A frequently repeated complaint from healthcare providers is the inability to find suitable candidates to fill vacant posts. Within both the NHS and…

Landmark fine of £2 million for Southern Health

United Kingdom - March 27 2018 Yesterday, Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust was fined £2 million at Oxford Crown Court for two offences under Section 3(1) of the Health and…

Drug errors cause appalling harm and deaths, says Hunt

United Kingdom - February 23 2018 Speaking at the Global Patient Safety summit in London today, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Jeremy Hunt, will respond to the…