Nurses at York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust will qualify for extra holiday if they help recruit a new nursing colleague as part of a trial scheme to tackle staffing shortages.
The trust that has taken over management of Stafford Hospital has a “constant challenge” in achieving safe staffing levels and is relying heavily on temporary workers, the Care Quality Commission has found.
Hospital admissions from hepatitis C-related end-stage liver disease and liver cancer continue to rise, according to latest figures highlighted by Public Health England.
The inflammatory immune response that develops when the body tries to protect itself from harmful stimuli plays a role in the onset of delirium, according to US researchers.
A simple procedure using a nasal balloon can help treat hearing loss caused by otitis media with effusion in children, according to UK researchers.