Tagged: Health Service

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

GP staffing crisis – patients needing new doctors

Most daily papers today are running stories regarding the GP shortage – Charlie Cooper for The Independent writes – Thousands of patients have had to find a new GP because their local practice has closed,...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

A&E – Record Number of Winter Patients

The NHS confirmed that 190,000 more people attended A&E this winter compared with last winter, with 51,000 more admitted into hospital as an emergency case. Attendances spiked in December, but the pressure on hospitals was...