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dinsdag 8 augustus 2017

Nearly half of maternity units closed temporarily during 2016

Nearly half of maternity units closed temporarily during 2016
Nearly half of England's maternity units were closed to new mothers at some point in 2016, according to figures collected by the Labour Party.
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Nursing staff at troubled trust under 'consistent heavy pressure'
A troubled trust in the Midlands has been given yet another official warning for failing to address ongoing safety issues, including patients routinely being cared for in corridors.
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Charity warns that NHS dementia care quality could 'slip back'
Dementia diagnosis and care could go backwards after being "de-prioritised" by the NHS nationally, campaigners have warned, as new ratings show some areas slipping.
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London hospital adopts two patient-friendly initiatives
Hillingdon Hospital says it is among the first in London to implement two measures aimed at improving inpatient care and ensuring patients are safely discharged at the earliest possible time.
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Thousands more student nurse placements to be funded
Thousands of extra clinical placements will be funded in England by 2020 to allow additional nurses to train at university, starting from this year, under workforce plans being drawn up by the government.
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'Lasting legacy' from TV show featuring child visits to care home
Residents at a Bristol retirement home have seen "amazing improvements" in their mental and physical health after the setting opened its doors to a group of young children as part of a televised social experiment.
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