Bing UK And NHS Partner Up For Easy Hospital And GP Searches
The recent partnership of Bing UK and NHS promises to enhance data searches for all clinical services queries. You can now easily pull out relevant information of GPs and nearby hospitals through the search engine.
NHS Charges Foreign Patients Up Front
If you're a foreign patient in the UK, NHS charges you upfront before they give treatment for non-urgent medical problems. The new law is put into motion after damning reports of failure of health cost recovery surfaced last week.
Hospital System: Patients Waiting For A Long Time Is Increasing
The hospital system in England seems to be increasing the number of patients that waits longer than they should. The key target time of 18 weeks is not being met for more than 350,000 patients.
NHS Staff Shortage Forces Closure of Mental Facility
The upcoming closer of a mental facility due to NHS staff shortage in the UK have concerned citizens and some officials due to the distance that patients now have to make to get treatment to the closest available facility. The increased demand of care due to the shift may lead to more suicide.
Red Cross Criticizes British Healthcare As Causing "Humanitarian Crisis"
The British Red Cross criticizes the British healthcare system for turning away patients and not providing quality health services. The charity organization blames underfunding as the culprit of the "humanitarian crisis."