Proton Partners International opens third facility

Proton Partners International has officially opened its third Rutherford Cancer Centre in Bomarsund in Northumberland.  The new centre will serve patients from across the North...
Babylon GP at Hand well placed to be a primary care network

App launched to address workplace mental health issues

Punter Southall Health and Protection is marking Mental Health Awareness Week with the launch of Havensrock Thrive, a new wellbeing app designed to help...

Bupa Dental Care signs deal with Invisalign manufacturer

Bupa Dental Care has signed a contract with Align Technology to roll out the medical device company’s Invisalign orthodontic system and iTero intraoral scanners...

Cygnet to open new acute service for men

Cygnet Health has announced that it will open a new acute service for men on Monday 20 May in its Churchill Hospital in South...
NHS competitive tendering worth less than 2% of NHS CCG spending

More than two-thirds of NHS-funded abortions happen in independent sector

Almost three quarters (70%) of NHS-funded abortions took place in the independent sector in 2017. A Department of Health & Social Care report titled Abortion...

Advanced Oncotherapy secures £12m of funding

Advanced Oncotherapy, the developer of a next generation proton therapy system for cancer treatment, has secured additional financing of £12.3m. The money will support the...

IHPN responds to NHS England performance figures

NHS England has published its latest monthly performance figures which show the NHS has failed to meet its target to stabilise waiting lists for...

CQC takes enforcement action against GP network

The CQC is taking ‘urgent enforcement action’ against the Better Health Partnership LP – a network of five GP practices in Swindon operated by...

PHIN calls for better price transparency as it launches comparison tool for patients

The Private Healthcare Information Network (PHIN) today called on the independent healthcare sector to work together to improve price transparency as it launched a...
Fertility experts urge IVF clinics to share success rates

Decline in NHS-funded IVF across England

The proportion of fertility treatments funded by the NHS in England has continued to decline, with sharp falls reported in some parts of the...