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The UK must spend more of its GDP on the NHS | Letters

Belgium and Germany spend more of their GDP on healthcare – that’s why their outcomes are better, says Bob Birtwell. Plus Steve Elliot says it’s time for Jeremy Hunt to go Mark Littlewood of the Institute of Directors writes (Letters,...Show More Summary

Hospitals to receive £21m to increase cybersecurity at major trauma centres

Jeremy Hunt pledges funding for 27 hospitals across England after the WannaCry ransomware attack disabled NHS IT systems Hospitals responsible for treating patients from major incidents including terrorist attacks will receive £21m to beef up their cybersecurity in the wake of the WannaCry assault on NHS IT systems. Show More Summary

UK ministers move to allay Brexit fears over access to medicines

Jeremy Hunt and Greg Clark say they want to continue to work closely with European Medicines Agency The government has moved to dampen fears in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry that Brexit will mean patients and the NHS will wait longer and pay more for drugs and treatment. Show More Summary

10 things you need to know before European markets open

Good morning! Here's what you need to know. 1. The British government sought to reassure drug companies and biotech firms by calling for continued co-operation with the European Union over drug regulation after Brexit. Jeremy Hunt, the...Show More Summary

Jeremy Hunt accused of 'sleeping at the wheel' during NHS data loss scandal

Health secretary forced to respond to urgent Commons question after withering NAO report on loss of 700,000 health documents Jeremy Hunt has been accused of being “asleep at the wheel” while a private firm co-owned by the DepartmentShow More Summary

UK Supreme Court rules narrowly against free abortions in England for Northern Ireland women. But in Scotland?

last monthNews : Slugger O'Toole

Support for abortion reform in Northern Ireland becomes all the more relevant after the decision of the Supreme Court last Wednesday narrowly to reject the appeal against  Jeremy Hunt the Health Secretary for England,  refusing to exercise his discretion to allow  women from Northern Ireland to have abortions free of charge on the NHS  in more...

Jeremy Hunt hints at lifting of nurses' pay cap

Health secretary says he has sympathy for case made on NHS pay, signalling that 1% annual limit on rises may end Jeremy Hunt has hinted that the pay cap for NHS nurses might be lifted in recognition of their “absolutely brilliant” work, as ministers ponder whether to relax austerity across the public sector. Show More Summary

May's reappointment of Jeremy Hunt shows utter contempt for the NHS | Hannah Jane Parkinson

Hunt has overseen the worst crisis in the history of the service and demoralised a generation of doctors. Why has she kept him on as health secretary? There was a brief quarter of an hour on Sunday when I was leaving University College...Show More Summary

GP Louise Irvine: ‘Jeremy Hunt has not been a good steward of the NHS’ | Hélène Mulholland

GP and activist Louise Irvine explains how the crisis in the NHS has pushed her to stand against the health secretary in the forthcoming election She has beaten Jeremy Hunt in the courts but Dr Louise Irvine is now determined to unseat the health secretary at the ballot box. Show More Summary

NHS cyberattack: Staff were sent Windows patch that could have prevented ransomware attack

NHS Digital say IT staff were sent link to a patch that could have prevented last week's cyberattack. At least 45 NHS organisations across England and Scotland were hit by the attack. The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt was warned lastShow More Summary

Jeremy Hunt was warned last year of 'urgent' need to update NHS cyber security

The Care Quality Commission wrote to the Health Secretary about the urgent need to update NHS software to prevent cyberattacks. A contract with Microsoft to update Windows XP security patches had been allowed to expire in 2015. FOI requests...Show More Summary

Jeremy Hunt 'ignored warning signs' before cyber-attack hit NHS

Shadow health secretary says concerns were repeatedly flagged about outdated computer systems that are vulnerable to attack • Global cyber-attack - live updates Jeremy Hunt has been accused of ignoring “extensive warning signs” before an unprecedented cyber-attack that has plunged the NHS into chaos. Show More Summary

Labour expels three members over attempt to unseat Jeremy Hunt

Kate Townsend, Steve Williams and Robert Park ousted over cross-party alliance bid to unseat Hunt and replace him with a GP • General election 2017 – live updates Labour has expelled three senior members in Surrey for trying to unseat...Show More Summary

Bad Brexit deal would be disaster for the NHS, says Jeremy Hunt

Health secretary accuses some of 27 countries ‘lined up against us’ of wanting Britain to fail in negotiations A bad deal on Brexit would be “a disaster” for the NHS, Jeremy Hunt has said, as he accused the European commission of deliberately interfering in the general election to undermine the Conservatives. Show More Summary

Hunt announces plans for inquiry into rogue surgeon Ian Paterson

Health secretary says government - if returned to power - will hold inquiry into Ian Paterson, who was convicted of carrying out unnecessary operations Jeremy Hunt has announced plans to hold an inquiry into rogue surgeon Ian Paterson, who was last week convicted of carrying out “completely unnecessary” operations on patients. Show More Summary

Hunt broke law by axing NHS 18-week treatment target, says Labour

Legal advice commissioned by Labour says health secretary is acting illegally in not forcing NHS England to ensure hospitals hit target Jeremy Hunt has broken the law by not forcing the NHS to ensure that patients receive hospital treatment within the stated maximum of 18 weeks, according to legal advice obtained by Labour. Show More Summary

Jeremy Hunt says the NHS will only get an extra £350m a week if Brexit goes well

LONDON — The NHS will only get the £350m extra a week promised by campaigners to leave the EU if Brexit goes well, the Health Secretary has said. Jeremy Hunt was asked by ITV whether voters could expect the extra money famously promised...Show More Summary

Jeremy Hunt orders investigation into baby deaths at NHS trust

Health secretary asks NHS England to look into cluster of deaths at Shrewsbury and Telford trust that were deemed avoidable The health secretary has ordered an investigation into the deaths of a number of babies at an NHS trust in the Midlands, after seven of them were judged to have been avoidable. Show More Summary

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