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...

Spire on course to meet expectations after ‘pleasing’ start to 2019

Spire Healthcare’s shares inched up today after it said it was on track to meet full year expectations. In a brief trading update issued ahead...

National Friendly appoints new head of risk & compliance

Private medical insurance company National Friendly has appointed Lisa de-Laune as the new head of risk & compliance. As part of the executive team, de-Laune...

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...

Healthcode appoints new product marketing manager

Healthcare technology specialists Healthcode have appointed Desné Marston as the new product marketing manager. Marston will focus on Healthcode’s ePractice services which enable independent practices...

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...

Unilabs returns to profit but weakened NHS demand continues

Continued weakening demand from the NHS along with capacity constraints in the first half hit sales at pathology and cancer diagnostics specialist Unilabs last...

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...

Expansion drives turnover but hits profit at Genesis

Continuing growth at existing sites fuelled a 19% jump in turnover to £40.4m at Genesis Cancer Care in the year ended 30 June 2018. The...