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Mental health services 'lack equality'Subscription
The lack of equality in emergency hospital services for mental health patients needs to be addressed, health minister Norman Lamb has said.
Anne Milton replaced as minister for nursingSubscription
Nursing minister Anne Milton lost her job in the Cabinet reshuffle.
Sharon Osborne publicises bowel cancer symptomsSubscription
Sharon Osborne is supporting a bowel cancer awareness campaign to encourage people to see their doctor if they see blood in their faeces.
Businesses should have an employee who is trained to help workers suffering mental health problems, Nick Clegg has said.
Hospitals 'must help homeless patients'Subscription
Frontline NHS staff must identify patients who are homeless or at risk of homelessness to help save hospitals money, according to a new report.
A panel appointed to look at the options for downgrading a hospital in south west London has recommended closing health minister Paul Burstow’s local A&E and maternity department.
There are too few nurses on wards to provide basic, safe care to older people, nursing leaders have claimed.
More fracture liaison nurses neededSubscription
Specialist fracture liaison nurses should be appointed in every area of the country in a bid to reduce the number of falls among older people, a report has recommended.
Health minister Paul Burstow has said variations in quality of care for diabetes are “outrageous” and that there was a “compelling” case for hiring more specialist nurses.
Warning over fall in social care fundingSubscription
Spending on older people’s social care in England has fallen by half a billion pounds, according to a new report.