Negligent dental care
Private dentistry is not accessible to everybody. For some, relying on the NHS is key to...Read more
NHS to probe hospital deaths in world-first health initiative
It has been revealed in a universal-first that thousands of hospital deaths will be investigated in the...Read more
Should only ‘specialist surgeons’ perform Cosmetic Surgery?
The Royal College of Surgeons has suggested that doctors should not be allowed to perform cosmetic surgery...Read more
What is Cerebral Palsy?
Cerebral palsy is an all-encompassing term for several neurological conditions affecting movement and coordination. Around the...Read more
£5m compensation recovered
Neil Heavisides has successfully pursued a Hospital Negligence[/clinical-negligence/hospital-negligence/] claim for a little girl (J) who was...Read more
Multi-million pound settlement for Cerebral Palsy case
The Claimant, Jessica Aldaco, was born by caesarean section at the Hope Hospital in Salford on...Read more
Changes to the Inheritance and Trustees Powers Act 2014
The Inheritance and Trustees Powers Act (ITPA), which amends existing provisions for surviving spouses (including civil...Read more
Are some hospitals “covering up” their mistakes?
It has been reported by the BBC that a fifth of Hospital Trusts in England may be covering up their...Read more
South Western ambulance 111 call service under performs
It has been reported in the Press this week that the South Western Ambulance Service has...Read more
Older cancer patients in UK 'written off', charity warns
The UK and Ireland have lower survival rates for many common cancers than their European peers....Read more
Woman died after "hospital failings"
The Essex Coroner has criticised a Hospital for “serious failings” in the after care of a patient...Read more
Sharp rise in spending on A&E locum doctors
Spending on locum doctors to plug the gaps in A&E Units in England has risen by 60%...Read more