There were 795 cases of mumps in the first three months of 2019, versus 1,031 in the whole of 2018.
Clive PeedellAs a cancer specialist, I can categorically state that even if a miraculous cure for all cancers was found, it still wouldn’t save as many life years as vaccination programs. Please support vaccination - the most important achievement in medicine science
The number of European nurses arriving in Britain has fallen from about 9,000 to 900 a year since the Brexit referendum, it was revealed today. London has the highest vacancy rate in the country and the ability to lure health professionals from the...
Clive PeedellLondon has a nursing vacancy rate of 13.5%. A fall in numbers of European nurses coming to UK (from 9,000 to 900 a year) after Brexit vote, is making things much worse. Vacancy rates at that level are seriously detrimental to patient care & nursing morale
General practices in deprived areas are being disproportionately affected by “a mounting cycle of pressures” driven by workforce shortages and higher patient volumes, the Health Foundation has found.1
Its analysis concluded that GPs in the most...
GPs warn they cannot cope with demand, as patient groups say people are waiting weeks for appointments.
Clive PeedellAnother broken #NHS promise. Tories said they would produce 5000 extra GPs, but numbers are actually falling, whilst population increases. Thus, the number of GPs per 100,000 is down from 65 to 60. This is causing too much pressure & more GPs are quitting
Why support the CHPI? CHPI urgently needs your support Our recent work on PFI and private hospitals has had a major impact and we have started to change how politicians think about markets in healthcare. Although the donations we have received to...
Manchester United hero Bryan Robson supports the fight by campaigners
Clive PeedellFootball legend Bryan Robson, who was successfully treated with radiotherapy, demands better uptake of hi-tech radiotherapy treatment for cancer patients in UK. @bryanrobson #Radiotherapy4Life campaign launched! Let’s get behind it