Tagged: National Health Service

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Is investment in GP services increasing?

Beccy Baird writing at the Kings Fund: Last year we published a report highlighting the crisis in general practice. There are strong signs that general practice continues to be under increasing strain, including a rise in...

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What do the manifestos mean for the NHS?

Chris Ham, Chief Executive writing at the Kings Fund: There is more that unites the Conservative, Labour and Liberal Democrat manifestos on the NHS than divides them. All three parties reiterate their commitment to the...

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NHS has spent £1.8bn on redundancies

Ian Johnston writes in The Independent – Some £1.8bn has been spent on NHS staff redundancy pay-offs since the Government’s restructuring of the health service, according to new figures. More than 44,000 people have been...