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500 nurses and midwives are quitting every week
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500 nurses and midwives are quitting every week

New figures also reveal the NHS’s increasing reliance on nurses and midwives trained overseas.

Why isn’t the UK training enough doctors?
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Why isn’t the UK training enough doctors?

Britain is only training half the number of medical professionals it needs to keep our health services running.

Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’
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Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’

Former doctor Adam Kay’s bestselling memoir This Is Going To Hurt has become a TV show starring Ben Whishaw – and its depiction of an overworked doctor chimes with the times. If we’re going to save our health service, he says, politicians will have to start making unpopular decisions.

The truth about The Great Resignation
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The truth about The Great Resignation

NHS should explore four-day work week to ease staffing crisis, says top doctor
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NHS should explore four-day work week to ease staffing crisis, says top doctor

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Daily testing for critical workers labelled ‘hopelessly inadequate’ as it will only reach 1%
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Daily testing for critical workers labelled ‘hopelessly inadequate’ as it will only reach 1%

‘Entirely predictable’ NHS staff crisis risks derailing plan to tackle 5.8 million patient backlog
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‘Entirely predictable’ NHS staff crisis risks derailing plan to tackle 5.8 million patient backlog

NHS facing Covid staff crisis in ‘busiest week’ of the year
NHS staffing crisis

NHS facing Covid staff crisis in ‘busiest week’ of the year

We’re bringing back clapping for the NHS – but this time we’ll be Clapping For Action
Julia Patterson

We’re bringing back clapping for the NHS – but this time we’ll be Clapping For Action

Underfunded and overworked: Midwives reveal extent of NHS maternity crisis
Maternity crisis

Underfunded and overworked: Midwives reveal extent of NHS maternity crisis

The doctor who gave up her career to fight NHS privatisation
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The doctor who gave up her career to fight NHS privatisation

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