Every hospital patient will have a named doctor and nurse who is responsible for championing their care, under plans to be announced by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday.
NHS wants to tackle the growing shortage of nurses on hospital wards
Sweet-toothed medical workers are quick to delve into boxes of chocolates
Alleged incident took place in HMP Peterborough after Nadine Wright was arrested for stealing food 'out of desperation'
Young boy with mental disorders has been chained by his family in rural China for years
Removing smoking will encourage an out-of-sight-out-of-mind cultural shift
If you’d just had a heart attack you’d never be held in a custody
FOI requests reveal ‘hidden workforce crisis’ at odds with official statistics
Report cites staff cuts and fears for patient welfare – and says bullying by managers is increasing
Figures reveal 5,500 nursing posts have been cut since Coalition came into office
Muslim Council of Britain say those staff who do wear the veil are 'prepared to be pragmatic' and take it off when required
Jeremy Hunt announces 'robust' new failure regime for 11 NHS trusts with some of worst death rates
New report on patient safety likely to increase pressure on Health Secretary over cuts
Thousands more nursing posts have been cut since the research uncovered under-staffed wards
Janice Harry tells hearing that the word 'nursing' in her job title was 'misleading'
Bruce Holland died during a contest which took place in a local pub in north Queensland on Wednesday