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NHS ‘offered on a platter’


The government has held secret discussions with US drug companies about NHS medicine prices, despite Boris Johnson’s claims that the health service would not be... Read More
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NHS: workforce crisis


Joyce Still, Unite delegate and PPC for Stafford has worked in the National Health Service her entire life. Here we speak to Joyce about the workforce... Read More
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NHS: ‘We care’


Unite assistant general secretary Gail Cartmail Unite spoke out in support of NHS workers.   She illustrated her case by pointing out that, "Our sister... Read More
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‘The final straw’


Pathologists working for King George Hospital Ilford and Queens Hospital Romford have ramped up their campaign against management bullying and the imposition of a new... Read More
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Frimley staff fight back


About 1,000 NHS staff at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust face being transferred to a wholly owned subsidiary (WOS) designed to avoid paying tax, Unite... Read More
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‘Fatal delays’


Health unions have demanded that the government rule out a no deal Brexit, saying it could “devastate” the NHS and result in “fatal”medicine shortages.  ... Read More
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True state of NHS


The crisis afflicting Britain’s health services continues this week, with Unite health visitors engaged in fresh industrial action amid a backdrop of misleading NHS spending... Read More
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‘Tory quick fix’


The NHS plans to recruit 5,000 overseas nurses a year over the next half decade to help stem chronic staffing shortfalls, leaked papers reveal.   The... Read More
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‘Unspeakably immoral’


Hospital workers contracted by outsourcing firm ISS, among the lowest paid people in the country, face the threat of a week’s pay being withheld –... Read More
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‘A disgrace’


Security staff at Southampton General Hospital, who are being attacked in the A&E department, will go ahead with eight days of strike action after talks... Read More
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‘A disgrace’


Security staff at Southampton General Hospital, who are being attacked in the A&E department, will strike for eight days in their dispute over pay rates,... Read More
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