Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust posted the worst numbers for A&E waiting times, with 33.1% of people waiting more than 12 hours
Thousands of medics are taking part in a three-day walkout that began on Monday, protesting a real-terms cut in wages of 26.1%.
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On Monday, Dec. 14, five frontline workers at the University of Maryland Medical Center known as the “first five” received the COVID-19 vaccine. Two of them were Black women — one a nurse and the other a doctor. “My mother had COVID, my brother had COVID, in addition to my brother-in-law,” Shawn Hendricks, nursing director of medicine at UMMC, told Yahoo News in a video interview. “It took my mother two months to recover in the hospital from COVID. So I knew that COVID had already hit my family and I didn't want it to hit my household too.” Dr. Sharon Henry, a professor of surgery at UMMC and another one of the first five, said she had no hesitation about receiving the vaccine. “My thought was, why not be out in front of it?” Henry recalled to Yahoo News. “Why not be one of the first people who do that?”
The Barn Kitchen in Binley Woods, Coventry, has been making meals and snacks to feed NHS workers helping combat the coronavirus crisis.
As the need for physicians has increased, each year — and this year is no exception — many qualified medical school seniors fail to acquire a residency position in a hospital, a requirement for beginning a practice.
The so-called rapid guidelines from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) will help doctors and nurses decide the best course of treatment.
The former 'Hollyoaks' star has had a baby girl, her husband and fellow actor David O'Mahoney has revealed.
The Medical Schools Council (MSC) said it was important that medical schools prioritised final-year qualifying exams for medical students.
Elizabeth Garrett Anderson made history by becoming the UK's first female doctor in 1865.
Dr Keith Wolverson says he politely asked a Muslim woman to remove her niqab because he couldn't hear what she was saying.
Doctors in India found the toothbrush wedged in the 50-year-old woman's stomach after she apparently swallowed it while cleaning her teeth.
Arvind Madan admitted posting anonymous messages on an online forum about GPs.
The British Medical Association raised concerns about the impact of long shifts on doctors.
Doctors are 'terrified' of being struck off after it emerged more than 200 million medication errors are made each year, warned Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt.
The woman, whose case was published in the BMJ Case Reports journal, initially appeared to have herpes but actually had a piece of glitter in her eye.
Britain’s highest-earning GP is paid more than £700,000 a year, according to data obtained via a Freedom of Information request, The Times has reported.
A service has been launched which allows patients to consult their doctors through smartphones.
A 14-year-old boy is lucky to be alive after smashing every single bone in his face in a BMX accident.
The pressures on staffing at the Derriford Hospital came to light in an anonymous concern raised by a doctor who said the situation was a "very unsafe shift from the patient perspective”.
According to British Medical Association (BMA) research, 42 per cent of European doctors are thinking about quitting the UK following Britain’s vote to leave the EU, while a further 23 per cent say they’re unsure what to do. The BMA warned this could spell “disaster” for the NHS, which is already facing serious staff shortages. There are currently more than 10,000 doctors working in the NHS who qualified in Europe – 6.6 per cent of the UK medical workforce.
Raymond Rose and his wife Susan, who visited the practice at least once a week, have been told there protestations will no longer be tolerated. Bosses at the Greenway Community Practice in Bristol have finally had enough and have told them not to bother coming back. The couple began using Greenway Community Practice seven years ago as they both suffer from long-term health conditions.