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Deaths linked to legal highs could surpass those related to heroin use within just two years, according to a new report by a think-tank.
A senior nurse at a nursing home where a frail elderly woman died following a medication mix-up has been given a formal warning.
A cannabis factory was found in the grounds of a mental health hospital, police have confirmed.
One of the country’s leading nurses has called on staff to brave opposition from others and speak out if they witness something that is wrong or falls short of standards.
The husband of a nurse has claimed his wife’s career was “ruined” by unfounded allegations and “bullying”, which led her to give up her job at Worcestershire Health and Social Care Trust.
Three nurses at the Princess of Wales Hospital in Bridgend have been charged with further counts of wilful neglect.
Practice nurses and registrants working in the independent sector have been urged to check their insurance arrangements to make sure they are covered in case something goes wrong.
With a shortage of organs and finite healthcare resources, some argue that people who need them owing to lifestyle choices should be denied transplants
Police should arrive unannounced at accident and emergency departments to fine individuals who misuse medical services due to alcohol intake, a campaigner has said.
A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of Sharon Wall, a healthcare assistant at a mental health hospital in Gloucester.