.@michaelgove invites @realDonaldTrump to say UK will be front of the queue for a trade deal with US. PEOTUS declines pic.twitter.com/G5mUTCSNA2 — Nick Robinson (@bbcnickrobinson) January 15, 2017 At least Jeremy Hunt will be more than just about managing https://t.co/IX0E1esASl — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) January 15, 2017 Tweet
Health secretary accused of watering down his four-hour A&E waiting time target Jeremy Hunt was accused by Labour of watering down the A&E four-hour waiting time target after he told MPs that only those with urgent health problems should be expected to be seen within that period. Related: Share your experiences of the NHS this winter Continue reading...
Jeremy Hunt, the health secretary, tells MPs in the House of Commons that up to 30% of people using A&E departments do not require emergency care. Speaking on Monday, Hunt emphasises the need to have a conversation with the UK public...Show More Summary
Jeremy Hunt, the health secretary, denies the claim made by the British Red Cross that the NHS is suffering a humanitarian crisis. Hunt does however concede that there are ‘very serious problems’ in a small number of hospitals. The health...Show More Summary
The British Red Cross said the NHS faces a ‘humanitarian crisis’ this winter, claims rejected by Jeremy Hunt. What are your experiences of the health service? The British Red Cross said on Friday that the NHS is facing a “humanitarian crisis” this winter as hospitals and ambulance services struggle to keep up with rising demand. Show More Summary
Health secretary admits trolley waits are ‘totally unacceptable’ but says majority of hospitals are coping better this winter Jeremy Hunt has rejected the British Red Cross’s description of a humanitarian crisis in emergency NHS care, arguing that most hospitals are coping better this winter than they did last year. Show More Summary
Theresa May and Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt are being urged to appear before parliament to lay out emergency plans to save a severely overstretched NHS. Calls for action come after the British Red Cross revealed it wasShow More Summary
Lib Dems say failure to guarantee more junior doctors will be hired to help deliver seven-day NHS raises safety concerns The health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has been accused of compromising the care patients receive during the week by not taking forward his pledge to hire more junior doctors to help deliver a seven-day NHS. Show More Summary
With Jeremy Hunt still standing and the NHS on its knees, is there worse to come? Continue reading...
Leaflets to be delivered to surgeries and hospitals to raise awareness of condition, which kills 37,000 in England each year Jeremy Hunt has launched a nationwide campaign to help parents spot the signs of sepsis. The health secretary is hoping to raise awareness of the “devastating” condition, which causes about 37,000 deaths each year in England. Show More Summary
The health secretary has proposed a ban on sexting for under-18s and wants social media companies to use technology to bar young people from sending explicit messages and cyberbullying Continue reading...
Huge cuts to services, a lack of resources and an explosive rise in patients have taken their toll on frontline staff Jeremy Hunt has described children and adolescent mental health services (Camhs) as the “biggest single area of weakness in NHS provision”. Show More Summary
It appears that the "nerd harder" disease has spread across the Atlantic, and none other than the UK's Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has caught it. In discussing the (frequently overhyped, but still real) issues of cyberbullying and...Show More Summary
Jeremy Hunt has proposed a ban on sexting for under-18s. But there’s only one realistic option when it comes to curbing teen sex drives: don’t even try. Jeremy Hunt has proposed a ban on sexting for under 18s. As any reasonable person might have predicted, this has been met with a great deal of criticism. Show More Summary
Jeremy Hunt wants to encourage more clinicians to take leadership roles, but his proposals won’t fix the problem Jeremy Hunt’s attempt to distract attention from the growing problems across the health and care system betray a poor understanding...Show More Summary
Health secretary criticises NHS Providers for seeking additional funds less than a year after receiving a ‘good settlement’ Jeremy Hunt has said calls for more money for the NHS are a “misjudgment” less than a year after the health service received a “good settlement” from the government. Show More Summary