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    NHS faces 'zero-tolerance' on MRSA and long waitsSubscription

    News18 December, 2012

    Hospitals face a “zero-tolerance” approach to MRSA and long waits for treatment, as well as new fines, under the NHS Commissioning Board’s planning guidance.

  • Ambulance

    How it was fifty years agoSubscription

    Opinion8 October, 2011

    Watching some episodes of Melvyn Bragg’s series ‘Reel History’ on BBC television recently about the start of the NHS and the opening of the M1 Motorway, I was reminded of the time I was driven by ambulance on the newly constructed M1 Motorway from London to Birmingham when I was working as a staff nurse at the Bedford General Hospital in 1959.

  • Call for single national emergency services body

    Call for single national emergency services bodySubscription

    News7 July, 2010

    A single national body with responsibility for all the emergency services should be set up to ensure effective co-operation in major incidents like the July 7 bombings in London, a report has said.

  • Zero tolerance needed for ambulance staff assaults

    Zero tolerance needed for ambulance staff assaultsSubscription

    News6 July, 2010

    Zero tolerance is needed to crack down on people who assault ambulance staff, according to a leading union.