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donderdag 23 februari 2017

Referrals drop ‘leaves continence patients struggling’

Referrals drop 'leaves continence patients struggling'
A slowdown in referrals indicates that continence patients are being seen by district and practice nursing staff lacking specialist training, rather than urology services, a trade body has warned.
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NHS England criticised over supervisory midwife report
NHS England has been criticised by the parents of a dead child following the completion of what they described as a "meaningless" review of NHS investigations into failings in maternity care.
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Winners of national palliative care awards announced
The National Council for Palliative Care has announced the winners for its 2017 awards.
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Kent private hospital rated as 'inadequate' by regulator
A private hospital in Kent has been told it must improve after being given the Care Quality Commission's lowest rating for its standards of safety and leadership.
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Exclusive: NUH next to seek US nursing quality benchmark
A hospital trust in Nottingham, and one of the largest in England, is to be the next UK organisation to apply for international recognition of its nursing care through a US scheme.
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No need to admit neonates for common conditions
Many neonates are needlessly separated from their mothers to receive treatment for common health complaints in hospital, according to a new report by health service regulators.
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