Archive for July, 2016
The world is on the cusp of a “post-antibiotic era”, scientists have warned after finding bacteria resistant to drugs used when all other treatments have failed. They identified bacteria able to shrug off the drug of last resort – colistin – in patients and livestock in China. They said that resistance would spread around the […]
Posted: July 20th, 2016 under Doctors, Health Direct, Health Websites, Healthcare, NHS Deaths, Preventable Crisis, Uncategorized.
Tags: Doctors, drugs classification, Health Direct, NHS Deaths, preventable crisis
The Department of Health in England is scrapping its controversial data sharing project – known as Care.data. The programme, which was due to launch in 2014, faced widespread criticism – including fears the public had been left in the dark about it. The announcement comes as Dame Fiona Caldicott and the Care Quality Commission published […]
Posted: July 8th, 2016 under Health Direct, Healthcare, IT Disasters, National Health Service, Private Healthcare, Uncategorized.
Tags: Health Direct, healthcare, IT disaster, National Health Service, NHS