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NHS England savings ‘not used wisely’

February 12, 2014
Sales and Marketing England, NHS, QIPP, Simon Stevens, health select

A group of influential MPs has raised serious concerns over what the £10 billion worth of NHS England savings made …

Concerns over big pharma links to NHS policy

February 12, 2014
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing England, NHS, jmc, pharma, shca

NHS England has reportedly commissioned a big pharma lobby group to create an influential report, stoking fears that the five-year …

UK cancer figures rise

January 15, 2014
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Cancer, England, NHS, research uk

More people are being diagnosed with cancer than ever before, according to figures from Cancer Research UK – as an …

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Shire to cut UK research jobs says source

November 7, 2013
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing England, Shire, UK, cuts

Rumours are growing that Shire will be cutting dozens of research posts at its R&D centre in Basingstoke, Hampshire. This …

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Patients should ‘top up’ NHS costs

October 16, 2013
Sales and Marketing Dixon, England, NHS, NICE, top up

A leading doctor believes that NHS patients must produce top up payments for treatments for non-life threatening conditions. Speaking at …

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‘Inequality’ for Welsh cancer patients

August 28, 2013
Sales and Marketing CDF, Cancer, England, NHS, NICE, Wales

Cancer sufferers in England are four times more likely to receive newer treatments on the NHS than patients in Wales, …

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Patients urged to rate GPs

June 8, 2012
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing DH, England, GPs, Lord Howe, NHS

The government is cranking up its information strategy with the publication of new data on 8,000 GP surgeries in England. …

Quarter of all cancers found at late stage

November 15, 2010
Cancer, England, NCIN, NHS, National Cancer Intelligence Network, brain cancer, cancer diagnosis, leukaemia

Nearly a quarter of all cancer diagnoses in England came after a patient had been admitted to hospital for emergency …

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