STOP FURTHER CUTS ON DISABLED & OLDER PATIENTS!


Letter from one of our committed members to the Tribune Dear Tribune, I am worried about further cuts in patient care. Last year the Trib highlighted the case of Elizabeth who cannot walk so needs non-emergency transport for her regular appointments at the Royal Free Hospital. She was denied access to her appointments. The Royal … Continue reading STOP FURTHER CUTS ON DISABLED & OLDER PATIENTS!

BRING BACK NURSING BURSARIES


There’s less than 24 hours left before trainee nurse Emily delivers this open letter to the Department for Health. Please triple your impact by getting three more people to add their names today: Here is an extract of the letter “I face relentless hours, department cuts and exhaustion everyday at my hospital. There’s a gap … Continue reading BRING BACK NURSING BURSARIES

PUBLIC PROVISION OF THE LOCAL NHS 111 / OUT HOURS SERVICE


The new contract for the delivery of this service started in October 2016.  It was previously provided by a large private company. We galvanized local people to express their views on the service, including a petition to the Clinical Commissioning Group. We worked as members of the public to influence the contract specification so that it … Continue reading PUBLIC PROVISION OF THE LOCAL NHS 111 / OUT HOURS SERVICE