NHS backlog hits record high of 5.45million

NHS waiting list hits ANOTHER record-high: Now 5.45million patients are in need of routine treatment – as doctors warn health service is ‘running on empty’ and backlog will only get worse NHS England waiting list grew by 2.8 per cent between May and June The 5.45million waiting list is the longest since records began in August 2007 Doctors warn the […]

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NHS will need an extra £12BILLION a year to recover from Covid

Horrifying impact of pandemic on the NHS laid bare: Major report warns damage done to non-Covid care threatens ‘decade of disruption’ and will cost extra £12BILLION a year Experts have warned the pandemic has undone years of progress in the NHS Anticipate surge in deaths and disabilities from untreated cancer, heart disease The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) says […]

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NHS fundraising hero Captain Sir Tom Moore will rest in peace with his very own guard of honour

NHS fundraising hero Captain Sir Tom Moore will rest in peace with his very own guard of honour. His ashes will be watched over by the statue of a soldier following his funeral tomorrow. The military memorial for 22 soldiers who died in World War One overlooks the family plot in Captain Tom’s hometown of Keighley, West Yorks. On Saturday […]

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NHS hospitals in England 'cut operations by a QUARTER in January'

NHS hospitals in England cut routine operations by a QUARTER in January as number of coronavirus inpatients soared at the height of second wave, leaked data shows Leaked NHS figures showed 23,000 fewer operations were done in January  And separate data showed 103,491 patients needed to be seen in a month Hospitalisations from the virus surged in late December, official […]

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