Category list : David Nicholson
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Suggesting we haven’t money to pay healthcare workers when we’re still bailing out banks that are ripping people off is laughable.
The outgoing head of the NHS has said hospitals will have to close and services centralised to improve patient care.
New NHS England chief executive namedSubscription
Simon Stevens, the former health adviser to Tony Blair, has been appointed NHS England’s new chief executive.
Two more trusts back Speak out SafelySubscription
Two more NHS trusts have signed up to Nursing Times’ Speak out Safely campaign – including one with a line to the very top of NHS England.
Health minister Norman Lamb has called for cross-party talks to discuss the long-term future of the NHS.
NHS leaders have called for an “open and honest debate” on the future shape of health services in order to tackle a funding shortfall that is predicted to reach £30bn over the next decade.
The head of the NHS in England is facing renewed calls to quit over the use of pay-offs to prevent “whistleblowers” speaking out publicly about concerns over patient safety.
MP accuses NHS chief over use of gagging ordersSubscription
Hospitals have spent £2m on more than 50 gagging orders preventing staff speaking out, a Freedom of Information Act request has revealed.
Sir David Nicholson will retire in March next year from his post as NHS England chief executive.
Pinheaded weasels and bean countersSubscription
Everywhere we look it seems huge institutions are in crisis, all seeking solutions to deep seated problems, awash with talk of ‘reform.’