New vaccines schedules include offering a nasal flu vaccine for all children aged two years in England from September.
Most people with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the UK do not receive medication that could alleviate their symptoms and delay the progression of the disease.
The Government has launched a ‘catch-up’ programme to give the MMR vaccine to a million children in England who lack full protection against measles.
The NHS is limiting patient care by reducing access to medicines in order to achieve short-term cost control targets, the ABPI has said.
The importance of NHS-industry partnership for medicines optimisation has been underlined by experts on pharmacy management.
Several leading charities, including Marie Curie Cancer Care, have said the new provider competition rules will prevent their having a role in NHS care.
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has pointed the finger of blame at GPs for rising A&E admissions and the added pressure placed on emergency services.
NHS Wirral CCG has been criticised after a new 5% pay rise was approved for senior members of its leadership team.
The first criminal investigation into a death at Stafford General Hospital has found that a patient with a broken hip died as a result of not being given insulin.
David Flory, Chief Executive of the NHS Trust Development Authority, has said the current reforms have left the NHS without the management capability it needs.