The London Clinic has opened a new centre for robotic surgery

TLC opens centre for robotic surgery

The London Clinic (TLC) has launched a specialist centre for robotic surgery at its Harley Street site in a UK first for the private...

Schoen Clinic to open Chelsea mental health facility

German healthcare provider Schoen Clinic is expanding its presence in the UK mental health market with the opening of its first specialist facility in...

Simon Stevens to head up joint regulator

NHS England (NHSE) boss Simon Stevens will head up both NHSE and NHS Improvement (NHSI) following the resignation of NHSI chief executive Ian Dalton...
What will the NHS Long Term Plan mean for mental health?

Care for detained patients improves but more to be done

There have been improvements in the quality of care for patients detained under the Mental Health Act but the quality and safety of mental...

Expansion of telehealth could deliver savings of £7.5bn, says NHG

Health services in England could potentially save £7.5bn a year if digital health technology was rolled out nationally, according to a new report by...

Bupa launches genetic screening test

PMI provider Bupa has launched a genetic testing kit for its business customers to help employees personalise their approach to physical and mental wellbeing. Bupa...

Vocare secures £10.6m contract extension

Vocare has secured a £10.6m contract extension to run the urgent care centre at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington for a further two years...

BMA research finds half of GP premises unfit for purpose

Half of all GP practice buildings in England are not fit for purpose, according to new research from the British Medical Association (BMA). A survey...

VitalityHealth expands face-to-face GP service

VitalityHealth has entered into partnership with GP provider DocTap to extend its face-to-face GP service for members in Greater London. DocTap has 12 clinics, taking...

GP at Hand gets green light for Birmingham expansion

NHS England (NHSE) has given the green light for Babylon Health to expand its virtual GP service, GP at Hand, in Birmingham. NHSE blocked plans...