Jeremy Hunt

Monday, June 18, 2018

Monday, June 18, 2018

Charlotte Caldwell and her son Billy. Image: Keep Billy Alive/Facebook

Expert panel assembled to advise government on cannabis oil

Expert panel assembled to advise government on cannabis oil

An urgent question took place in Commons today after epileptic Billy Caldwell, 12, had his cannabis oil confiscated

Monday, June 11, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Doctors should not fear prosecution for 'honest mistakes', says Jeremy Hunt

Doctors should not fear prosecution for 'honest mistakes', says Jeremy Hunt

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is promising more support for doctors and nurses who make "honest mistakes" while treating patients so they can learn from their errors without fear of prosecution.

Monday, May 28, 2018

Monday, May 28, 2018

NHS pay gap review announced as male doctors found to earn £10,000 more

NHS pay gap review announced as male doctors are found to earn £10,000 more than women

NHS pay gap review announced as male doctors found to earn £10,000 more

Male doctors earn £10,000 more on average than their female counterparts and Jeremy Hunt has announced a review into the pay discrepancy

Monday, May 7, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018

Government considers extra tax on older workers to pay for care

Government considers extra tax on older workers to pay for care

Government considers extra tax on older workers to pay for care

Jeremy Hunt proposes new rules meaning workers past pension age will pay national insurance

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Thousands of women not invited for breast cancer screening due to IT error

Thousands of women not invited for breast cancer screening due to IT error

Thousands of women not invited for breast cancer screening due to IT error

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has launched an enquiry into the "serious failure"

Friday, April 27, 2018

Friday, April 27, 2018

Under pressure: health secretary Jeremy Hunt

Health secretary should allow women to take abortion pill at home, say campaigners

Health secretary should allow women to take abortion pill at home - campaigners

'Simple measure would improve the wellbeing of women', they argue

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The Health Secretary warned that after the "most challenging" winter for many years there is "no doubt" about the pressures the service is under

Jeremy Hunt asks Tory MPs to help solve NHS funding problems

Jeremy Hunt asks Tory MPs to help solve NHS funding problems

The Health Secretary warned that after the "most challenging" winter for many years there is "no doubt" about the pressures the service is under

Friday, April 13, 2018

Friday, April 13, 2018

The Health Secretary has come under fire for not declaring business interests

Jeremy Hunt's failure to declare plush property purchase was 'honest mistake'

Jeremy Hunt's failure to declare plush property purchase was 'honest mistake'

The Daily Telegraph said Mr Hunt failed to notify Companies House of his 50% interest in Mare Pond Properties Limited

Friday, February 23, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018

More than 200 million NHS medication errors take place each year, research shows

More than 200 million NHS medication mistakes take place each year, research shows

'More than 200 million NHS medication mistakes take place each year'

It is thought the errors cost the NHS £1.6 billion every year

Friday, January 26, 2018

Friday, January 26, 2018

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Jeremy Hunt hits back at claims Theresa May is timid over Brexit

Chancellor Philip Hammond and Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg have criticised the Government over Brexit

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Liam Fox backs Boris Johnson's call for more NHS funding after Brexit

Liam Fox backs Boris Johnson's call for more NHS funding after Brexit

Liam Fox backs Boris Johnson's call for more NHS funding after Brexit

Theresa May criticised Boris Johnson for publicising what he wanted to discuss at a Cabinet meeting

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018

New figures show nurses are leaving the NHS in droves

'Nurses have carried the can for austerity' says journalist amid staffing crisis

'Nurses have carried the can for austerity' says journalist amid staffing crisis

Jenni Middleton said some nurses have told her they are better off working in bars

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Jeremy Hunt's department has issued a statement

Jeremy Hunt insists NHS is Government's 'top priority' despite bed crisis

Jeremy Hunt insists NHS is Government's 'top priority' despite bed crisis

Department of Health and Social Care issues statement after fresh reports of chronic shortage

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

George Galloway condemned Theresa May for her 'five knuckle reshuffle'

George Galloway slams 'five knuckle reshuffle' as Cabinet chaos continues

George Galloway slams 'five knuckle reshuffle' as Cabinet chaos continues

Galloway also laid into Toby Young, condemning him as a 'supuriating sore, seeping, weeping, vile bile'

Monday, January 8, 2018

Monday, January 8, 2018

Theresa May's reshuffle has gone down rather badly with many people

Critics blast Theresa May after Cabinet reshuffle and tear into 'damaging' Jeremy Hunt

Theresa May blasted by critics after Cabinet reshuffle

Critics attack May for providing nothing more than 'jobs for the boys' and a 'failed rebranding exercise'

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

New figures show 12 NHS Trust reached 100% occupancy in December

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'January happens every year. Why can't the NHS prepare for this?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'January comes every year. Why can't the NHS prepare?'

Our host suggests the NHS must be better prepared for demands of mid-winter

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

'NHS Trust bosses are treated like football managers and take all the flack', says shadow health minister

Jeremy Hunt treats NHS Trust bosses like football managers, says Corbyn's health spokesman

Jeremy Hunt treats NHS bosses like football managers, says Corbyn's health chief

Justin Madders says the NHS needs more funding to help relieve pressure

Thousands of NHS operations delayed due to severe winter pressure

Thousands of NHS operations delayed due to severe winter pressure

Thousands of NHS operations delayed due to severe winter pressure

Officials claim there could be up to 55,000 deferred operations

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Perrior says the claim would be typical of her own experience

Jeremy Hunt £44,000 bathroom 'symptomatic of government spending', says Theresa May's former comms director

Jeremy Hunt £44,000 bathroom 'symptomatic of government spending'

Paul Ross's co-host discussed the allegations of a huge bathroom refurb for the Health Secretary, who has refuted the reports.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid confidential medical documents'

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid confidential medical documents'

Jeremy Hunt 'delayed telling patients and Parliament about mislaid documents'

A report by the National Audit Office says more than 700,000 documents were found in a warehouse and at least 1,700 patients could have been harmed

Friday, March 3, 2017

Friday, March 3, 2017

NHS employee suspended for sending threatening tweets to Jeremy Hunt

NHS employee suspended for threatening to kill Jeremy Hunt

NHS employee suspended for threatening to kill Jeremy Hunt

An NHS employee who tweeted threatening and offensive messages to health secretary Jeremy Hunt has been suspended from the profession for 13 months

Monday, February 13, 2017

Monday, February 13, 2017

'The real criminal in the Iraq war is Westminster, not the British Army', says George Galloway

'The real criminal in the Iraq war is Westminster, not the British Army', says George Galloway

'The real criminal in the Iraq war is Westminster', says George Galloway

The biggest war crime committed since the First World War by the UK was the Iraq invasion itself and not the British soldiers, George Galloway claims

Monday, February 6, 2017

Monday, February 6, 2017

'People should not be allowed to visit the UK without health insurance', says UKIP's Gerard Batten

NHS crisis: If foreigners don't have health insurance we should send them home, says UKIP's Gerard Batten

'People should not be allowed to visit the UK without health insurance'

NHS trusts will now have to check whether patients from overseas are eligible for non-urgent care and they will be charged for treatment upfront, Jeremy Hunt has annonced

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

George Galloway tells listeners about a tale of two Hunts

George Galloway tells listeners about a tale of two Hunts

George Galloway’s tale of two Hunts

“One hunt has not been sacked yet. Another Hunt has sacked himself, leaving his constituents in the middle of a cold winter entirely alone..."

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

'There’s a perverse incentive in the A&E system, of the money following the patient', says doctor

Foreign patients should pay to use the NHS, says doctor

Foreign patients should pay to use the NHS, says doctor

Health secretary Jeremy Hunt has claimed that patients visiting A&E with less serious problems may no longer be guaranteed to be seen within four hours

Jon Holmes promises to provide 'comfort and entertainment' to listeners

Jon Holmes says Martin McGuinness could appear on Strictly after political resignation

Jon Holmes says Martin McGuinness could appear on Strictly

Today Jon Holmes opened his show with a promise to provide 'comfort and entertainment,' as he tried out 'self-righteous twaddle'

Monday, January 9, 2017

Monday, January 9, 2017

'The government must announce an urgent package of support for the NHS', says shadow health secretary - unfinished

Theresa May must announce urgent package of support for the NHS, says Shadow Health Secretary

Theresa May must pledge urgent support for NHS, says Shadow Health Secretary

Labour are calling for a boost in funds given to the NHS, after the British Red Cross claimed it was facing a 'humanitarian crisis'

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

'Social media companies are completely irresponsible and need to admit there is a problem', says CHIS

Tech companies turning a blind eye to child sexting, says campaigner John Carr

Tech companies turning a blind eye to child sexting, says campaigner

John Carr says tech firms are perfectly capable of stamping out the problem - but they don't want to

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Junior doctors: 'From a point of view of where junior doctors stand it's certainly a victory', says co-founder of Justice for Health

Junior doctor contract ruling 'was a victory for the medics, not Jeremy Hunt'

Junior doctor contract ruling 'was a victory for the medics, not Jeremy Hunt'

Co-founder of campaign group Justice for Health says real winners of high court case were the doctors

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Junior Doctors strikes: 'This is all about Jeremy Hunt being able to say people should vote Conservative', says junior doctor

Junior Doctors strikes: 'Jeremy Hunt is only interested in Conservative votes', says junior doctor

Junior doctors happy that next weeks strikes have been called off

Next weeks junior doctor strikes have now been called off over fears for patient safety, as NHS England said there was not enough notice

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Doctors are angry at the way they have been portrayed

Junior Doctors Strike: A doctor defends the 'terrible' action

Junior Doctors Strike: A doctor defends the 'terrible' action

Doctors want a seven-day NHS as much as anyone, but we can't achieve this by slashing funding and leaving the workforce demoralised

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior doctors will hold five days of industrial action later in September, which is thought to endanger 00,000 operations

Friday, July 15, 2016

Friday, July 15, 2016

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

'The relationship around the BMA and the government was really sub-optimal to put it mildly', says Dr Hamed Khan

'The contract was unethical', says Dr Hamed Khan on junior doctor vote

'The contract was unethical', says Dr Hamed Khan on junior doctor vote

Dr Hamed Khan comments on junior doctors voting no to their new contract

'These are the people who are the very architects of our society', Sam Delaney's opening monologue on strikes

'These are the people who are the very architects of our society', Sam Delaney on strikes

'The very architects of our society', Sam Delaney on strikes

Sam Delaney opened his show with a speech about the strikes

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Jeremy Hunt – I may stand for Tory leader to make us 'the Hong Kong of Europe'

Jeremy Hunt – I may stand for Tory leader to make us 'the Hong Kong of Europe'

Jeremy Hunt – I may stand for Tory leader to make us 'the Hong Kong of Europe'

The Health Secretary told Paul Ross the electorate 'want a vision for life outside the EU and a plan to get there'

Friday, May 27, 2016

Friday, May 27, 2016

Junior doctors' dispute: BMA naive, but Jeremy Hunt 'fanned the flames'

Junior doctors' dispute: BMA naive, but Jeremy Hunt 'fanned the flames'

Junior doctors' dispute: BMA naive, but Jeremy Hunt 'fanned the flames'

Health Service Journal accuse health secretary of inflaming the situation

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Junior Doctors' Strike: Jeremy Hunt 'isn't interested in finding a settlement'

Junior Doctors' Strike: Jeremy Hunt 'isn't interested in finding a settlement'

Junior Doctors' Strike: Jeremy Hunt 'isn't interested in finding a settlement'

Dr. Jeeves Wijesuriya explains why the first all-out doctors' strike in the history of the NHS had to happen

Monday, April 25, 2016

Monday, April 25, 2016

Dr Hamed Khan claims NHS care will be better during the junior doctors' strike

Quality of care provided during strike action 'will be no less than when junior doctors are working', claims Dr Hamed Khan

Dr Hamed Khan claims NHS care will be better during the junior doctors' strike

More senior and better qualified staff will cover gaps during industrial action