NHS

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

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Boris Johnson says £350 million extra a week for NHS after Brexit claim was underestimate

Boris Johnson says '£350 million extra a week for NHS after Brexit' claim was underestimate

Boris Johnson says £350 million extra a week after Brexit is underestimate

The Foreign Secretary says the Vote Leave campaign could have used a higher figure on its controversial bus

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

The NHS faces a fresh barrage of negative publicity

WATCH Mike Graham's monologue on the NHS

WATCH Mike Graham's monologue on the NHS

Mike was responding to a front-page article by the Daily Mirror, citing an A&E doctor saying the current situation is the worst he has ever seen

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Theresa May made a misguided attempt to mock Angela Rayner

Theresa May and Tories branded 'sick and twisted' as NHS shambles and Angela Rayner gaffe overshadow PMQs

Tories branded 'sick and twisted' as Angela Rayner gaffe overshadows PMQs

May's misguided jibe at Rayner compounded the sense of a party in crisis

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Thursday, January 4, 2018

Katie Hopkins has suggested immigrants are placing an intolerable burden on the NHS

Katie Hopkins faces deluge of criticism after blaming immigrants for NHS crisis

Katie Hopkins faces deluge of criticism after blaming immigrants for NHS crisis

Critics accuse former radio presenter of weaponising NHS mess for racist political gain

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

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Professionals express fear over Grenfell Tower survivors' mental health during holiday period

Professionals express fear over Grenfell Tower survivors' mental health during holiday period

Professionals express fear over Grenfell Tower survivors' mental health

The Central and North West London NHS Trust reports it has seen more than 1,800 people enter its programme for post-traumatic stress disorder since the tower fire

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

What could the NHS spend £39 billion on instead of the Brexit 'divorce bill?'

Brexit: Here's what £39 billion would buy the NHS

Brexit: Here's what £39 billion would buy the NHS

The EU could be getting £39 billion from the UK for Brexit, but it's a rather large sum to comprehend on its own

NHS gender survey is 'political correctness gone wrong', says Tim Loughton MP

NHS child gender survey is 'political correctness gone mad', says Tory MP Tim Loughton

NHS child gender survey is 'political correctness gone mad', says Tory MP

The MP for East Worthing and Shoreham spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about a survey from the NHS which asked children if they were comfortable in their gender

Monday, November 27, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Labour government under Jeremy Corbyn predicted to cost UK £330 billion

Jeremy Corbyn's spending plans would create an extra £330 billion of debt, taxpayers claim

Corbyn's spending plans would increase debt by £330 billion, taxpayers say

New research ridicules John McDonnell's claim that Labour's spending package would 'pay for itself'

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond dismisses OBS predictions in wake of unveiling

Budget 2017: Philip Hammond dismisses OBS stamp duty predictions

Philip Hammond dismisses OBS stamp duty predictions as Budget fallout continues

The Office for Budget Responsibility released a series of economic forecasts which downgraded UK growth over the next five years

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Tory Minister Liz Truss hits back at John McDonnell's spending plan

Tory Minister Liz Truss hits back at John McDonnell's spending plan

Tory Minister Liz Truss hits back at John McDonnell's spending plan

Liz Truss claims John McDonnell's plan would mean borrowing 'billions more and hike up taxes to record levels'

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Brexit: 'NHS problems caused by Theresa May failing to make guarantees for health staff from EU'

Brexit: 'NHS problems caused by Theresa May failing to make guarantees for health staff from EU'

'NHS problems caused by Theresa May failing to make guarantees for health staff'

Research claims one in five doctors working in the NHS who are from the European Union are making plans to leave Britain

Monday, October 30, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Thousands of people seeking treatment for mental health issues after the fire

Grenfell Tower: Thousands of people seeking treatment for mental health issues after the fire

Thousands of people seeking treatment for mental health issues after Grenfell

The numbers of people affected by the tower fire are expected to be around roughly 11,000

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Report finds around 300,000 workers lose their jobs due to mental health issues

Report finds around 300,000 workers lose their jobs every year due to mental health issues

300,000 workers lose their jobs every year due to mental health issues

A review commissioned by Theresa May found one in six struggle with mental health issues in the workplace

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Sexuality: 'Government collects patient data because it can, not because it's well-thought out'

Sexuality: 'Government collects patient data because it can, not because it's well-thought out'

'Government collects patient data just because it can'

Doctor Peter Swinyard says consultations shouldn't be cluttered up with central government questions

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

All outcomes of Brexit are 'potentially catastrophic' for NHS, says researchers' report

All outcomes of Brexit 'potentially catastrophic' for NHS, says new report

All outcomes of Brexit 'potentially catastrophic' for NHS, says new report

A group of researchers from a variety of instructions like Oxford University have analysed the impacts on the NHS of all possible outcomes of the negotiations

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Brexit: David Davies MP defends Boris Johnson and attacks Jean-Claude Juncker

Brexit: David Davies MP defends Boris Johnson and attacks Jean-Claude Juncker

David Davies MP defends Boris Johnson over article, attacks Jean-Claude Juncker

The MP for Monmouth spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the Foreign Secretary's Brexit article over the weekend

Boris Johnson to have 'crunch talks' with Theresa May in wake of Brexit article

Boris Johnson to have 'crunch talks' with Theresa May in wake of Brexit article

Boris Johnson to have 'crunch talks' with Theresa May in wake of Brexit article

The Foreign Secretary has been accused of being a 'backseat driver' after an article on Brexit for The Telegraph

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

Theresa May dealt setback as DUP backs Labour on NHS pay and tuition fees

The DUP has broken with the Tories despite the confidence and supply deal made after the June election

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges Labour MP to say a figure for public sector pay rise if party were in power

Corbyn ally admits he doesn't know how much Labour would increase public sector pay

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges Labour MP to say public sector pay rise figure

Chris Williamson, MP for Derby North, spoke to our host about the Government's plan to end a wage cap for emergency workers

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

'Theresa May is likely to lift the public sector pay cap, but not as a result of Nicola Sturgeon'

'Theresa May is likely to lift the public sector pay cap, but not as a result of Nicola Sturgeon'

'Theresa May is likely to lift the pay cap, but because of Nicola Sturgeon'

News editor of Politics Home John Ashmore says Nicola Sturgeon's programme announcement was the right thing for her to do

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Ludlow Hospital: 'You've got a perception problem if you think bed pushes are sexualised', says Richard Madeley

Ludlow Hospital: 'You've got a perception problem if you think bed pushes are sexualised', says Richard Madeley

Richard Madeley: 'If you think bed pushes are sexualised, you've got a problem'

Ludlow Hospital has turned down a donation of £2,500 because it was raised by a bed push which bosses claim was 'demeaning'

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Retired firefighter had private care for PTSD as NHS took too long to help

Retired firefighter forced to seek private care for PTSD as NHS took too long to help

Retired firefighter had private care for PTSD as NHS took too long to help

A former station commander has revealed his mental health problems as many retired firefighters are struggling with mental health after the Grenfell Tower fire

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

NHS: 'The root of the nursing shortage problem is money and nurses are taken for granted', says Royal College of Nursing

If our nurses didn't work extra hours the NHS would collapse, says union

If our nurses didn't work extra hours the NHS would collapse, says union

Josie Irwin from the Royal College of Nursing says there is a limit to the amount of personal emotional strains nurses can take

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn plans to 'renationalise' NHS and ensure funding goes to patients not contractors

Jeremy Corbyn plans to 'renationalise' NHS and ensure funding goes to patients not contractors

Jeremy Corbyn plans to 'renationalise' NHS and ensure funding gets to patients

Jeremy Corbyn has said he wants private finance initiative contracts to end and nurses' bursaries to be guaranteed

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

NHS cleaners, porters and security staff go on strike over pay

NHS cleaners, porters and security staff go on strike over pay

NHS cleaners, porters and security staff go on strike over pay

Staff are calling for a 30p an hour pay rise in line with inflation, an end to job cuts and for their workload to be reduced

Monday, July 3, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

More nurses and midwives are leaving the profession than joining for the first time

NHS faces post-Brexit black hole as figures show British nurses leaving in droves

NHS faces Brexit black hole as figures show British nurses leaving in droves

The Nursing and Midwifery Council says the amount of nurses and midwives leaving the profession has risen by 51% in four years

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

'Politicians fall over themselves to praise emergency services, so it's shocking they voted against pay cap end', says Unison

'Politicians fall over themselves to praise emergency services, so it's shocking they voted against pay cap end', say Unison

'It's absolutely shocking MPs would vote against pay cap after praising workers'

Head of health at Unison, Christina McAnea, says she hopes public sector workers will tell Tory politicians what they think of them

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Labour’s public sector pay plan ‘doesn’t cover the cost’

Jeremy Corbyn is to table an amendment to the Queen's Speech today, calling for the end of the 1 per cent public sector pay cap and cuts to the emergency services

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

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

NSA report links Wannacry ransomware to North Korea

NSA report links Wannacry ransomware to North Korea

NSA report links Wannacry ransomware to North Korea

The Washington Post is reporting there is 'moderate confidence' in the report's findings, though it remains disputed by several security firms

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

SunTalks: Boris Johnson says 'we can take £350 million back'

SunTalks: Boris Johnson insists 'we can take £350 million back'

Boris insists 'we can take £350 million back'

The Foreign Secretary challenged Labour to recognise the change to 'take back huge sums of money'

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Ian Paterson victim tells Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'I was just a hobby, he was playing god'

Ian Paterson victim tells Julia Hartley-Brewer: 'I was just a hobby, he was playing god'

Ian Paterson victim says, 'I was just a hobby, he was playing god'

A victim of Ian Paterson tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that what he has done is unforgivable and others must have known it was going on at the time

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Nurse thrown out of profession after having sex with homeless teenage patient

Nurse thrown out of profession after having sex with homeless teenage patient

Nurse thrown out of profession after having sex with homeless teenage patient

The nurse said he took the risk for love, but it backfired

Brexit: think tank warns NHS could face £1bn bill for expat treatment

Brexit: thinktank warns NHS could face £1bn bill for expat treatment

Brexit: thinktank warns NHS could face £1bn bill for expat treatment

The Nuffield Trust warns the price of treating British nationals in the European Union could double from the £500 million currently paid under an EU scheme

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Leadership Debate: Five key questions Jeremy Corbyn wasn't asked

Leadership Debate: Five key questions Jeremy Corbyn wasn't asked

The Labour leader took part in the Leaders Debate on Channel 4 News and Sky News on Monday

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26, 2017

Manchester Arena: 'In our darkest hour, we've seen the best of our country', says Greater Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham

Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says Jeremy Corbyn terror speech is wrong

Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham says Corbyn has it all wrong

The mayor of Greater Manchester spoke to Paul Ross about the community in the wake of the terror attack on Monday

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Election 2017: New poll shows Labour gain nine points following manifesto launch

Election 2017: New poll shows Labour up nine points after manifesto launch

New poll shows Labour up nine points after manifesto launch

The party has cut the lead on points currently held by the Conservatives, according to a newly-released poll

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Is the Conservative manifesto actually similar to UKIP policies?

Is the Conservative manifesto really UKIP-lite?

How the Tories' policies compare to UKIP's

Many have claimed the Conservative manifesto is just UKIP repackaged - so we thought we'd take a look at how the two sides' flagship policy blueprints match up

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Security firms reportedly find evidence to link cybergang with North Korea connections to 'WannaCry' cyber attack

Security firms find evidence linking North Korea to WannaCry cyber attack

Security firms find evidence linking North Korea to WannaCry cyber attack

Kaspersky and Symantec pointed out similarities in code to the North Korea hack of 2014

Monday, May 15, 2017

Monday, May 15, 2017

'The NHS cyber-attack is a wake up call', says security specialist

'The NHS cyber-attack is a wake up call', says security specialist

'The NHS cyber-attack is a wake up call', says security specialist

Cyber-security specialist Robert Pritchard tells Julia-Hartley-Brewer that companies must put better contingency plans in place for cyber-attacks

Some have taken Jeremy Corbyn's speech as a hint at retirement

Labour's Stephen Pound says Jeremy Corbyn retirement is a 'when did you stop beating your wife' question

Labour's Stephen Pound uses wife-beating analogy to discuss Corbyn retirement

Some have suggested Corbyn is ready to step down as leader of the Labour Party

22-year-old IT expert working with GCHQ to fend off cyberattack

'NHS saviour' fears violent reprisals after being called in by GHCQ

'NHS saviour' fears violent reprisals after being called in by GHCQ

Marcus Hutchins helped to stop the ransomware from spreading further across the globe by accidentally triggering a kill switch

Full scale of NHS cyberattack only known once work resumes, say experts

Full scale of NHS cyberattack only known once work resumes, say experts

Full scale of NHS cyberattack only known once work resumes, say experts

More than 200,000 people around 150 countries were infected by ransomware which heavily affected the NHS

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

The NHS was hit by a major cyber-attack earlier today

NHS cyber attack: 'The Government musn't pay the ransom', says security specialist

'Government mustn't pay NHS cyber-attack ransom'

The NHS has come under a cyber attack and ransomware is asking for payment before computers are unlocked

Patients asked not to attend A&E after NHS is hit by cyber attack

Patients asked not to attend A&E after NHS is hit by cyber attack

Patients asked not to attend A&E after NHS is hit by cyber attack

The East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust has cancelled all non-urgent activity

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Momentum says there is nothing radical in Corbyn's policies

Labour manifesto leak: Momentum hails Jeremy Corbyn's 'common sense' and says there's nothing to fear

Momentum hails Jeremy Corbyn's 'common sense' after Labour manifesto leak

Pro-Corbyn pressure group says all policies have been fully costed and there's no need for more conservative voters to be dettered

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

'If you vote Conservatives in June, you’re really voting for no NHS', says author Marcus Chown

If you vote Tory in June you’re voting to kill the NHS, says author Marcus Chown

If you vote Tory in June you’re voting to kill the NHS, says author Marcus Chown

Marcus Chown and Daily Mail city editor Alex Brummer take part in a heated debate about the NHS

Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

Theresa May has pledged that half of NHS staff will see an average pay increase of 4%

Are NHS workers getting a 4% pay rise?

Are NHS workers getting a 4% pay rise?

Full Fact gets to the bottom of Theresa May's claim

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Johnson has suggested the money will go to 'our priorities' rather than the NHS

Boris Johnson backpedals on NHS Brexit promise

Boris Johnson backpedals on NHS Brexit promise

Johnson faced a grilling over his promise that Brexit would unlock £350m a week for a health service

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