It’s been revealed that only a quarter of the 69 newly promised NHS diagnostic centres announced by the health secretary last month are really open. On February 8, Sajid Javid informedParliament that dozens of “newcommunity diagnostic clinics” have“already opened across … Continue reading Where are all the promised Community Diagnostic Centres?
NHS staff who have concerns about patient care will be able to access a new, free whistleblowing help line from the 1 January, Health Secretary Andrew announced today. The helpline will be available to staff and employers in social care as well as the NHS, via a now-free phone service. The helpline, that will be Government funded, is part of the current Government’s commitment to tackle what it poor practice within the NHS and social care there will also be a contractual duty of employees to raise concerns where they beleive there is poor care introduced in a a new … Continue reading Lansley opens Whistleblowing Helpline