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Articles within the archive for September 2017

04/09/2017:Pay cap could be scrapped by end of month - News
06/09/2017:NHS lacks adequate nurse numbers, public believes - News
08/09/2017:One in 20 posts unfilled in Scotland - News
13/09/2017:Children with asthma are receiving unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions - News
15/09/2017:Lifting the cap ‘crucial to addressing the retention and recruitment crisis’ - News
15/09/2017:NHS plans to roll out its health care checks at public events - News
15/09/2017:New atlas reveals huge differences in liver disease deaths in England - News
15/09/2017:NMC launches ‘radical overhaul’ education consultation - News
15/09/2017:‘Jury is still out’ on success of GP Forward View admits NHS England - News
18/09/2017:Treating type 2 diabetes: New plan to target ‘high risk’ people - News
19/09/2017:Dementia sufferers receiving inadequate care in their final years - News
19/09/2017:Mind the (skills) gap - Professional
20/09/2017:London sees a fall in its rate of gonorrhoea for the first time in 8 years - News
20/09/2017:Today’s young people experiencing higher levels of depression than previous generations, says study - News
21/09/2017:Stoptober to back use of e-cig in major development - News
22/09/2017:Number of NHS mental health staff taking long-term stress-related leave rockets - News
27/09/2017:Rates of HIV on the rise for over-50s in the UK and Europe - News
28/09/2017:Massive support for removing the NHS pay cap from the public, says survey - News

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