Tagged: Sir Bruce Keogh

South London Healthcare NHS Trust: Decision by Secretary of State

NHS sign

In accordance with his statutory duty, the Secretary of State for Health has today published a notice of his decision in relation to South London Healthcare NHS Trust to secure sustainable … Read more → – South London Healthcare NHS Trust: Decision by Secretary of State

Pathology quality assurance review launched

A review of quality assurance arrangements for NHS pathology services was announced on 18 December 2012. The review will be led by National Clinical Director for Pathology, Dr Ian Barnes, … Read more → – Pathology quality assurance review launched

Summary of cosmetic interventions call for evidence responses published

The responses to the cosmetic surgery review call for evidence have been published today. The call for evidence was issued to enable the public, cosmetic interventions industry and patient groups … Read more → – Summary of cosmetic interventions call for evidence responses published

PiP one year on: thousands of women have turned to NHS for help

One year on since serious problems with PiP breast implants emerged, almost 8,000 women, who had their implants put in privately, have turned to the NHS for help. The latest … Read more → – PiP one year on: thousands of women have turned to NHS for help

Contract awarded for management of the national clinical audit and confidential enquiries programme

The Department announced that the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP) was the organisation awarded the new contract for the management of the national clinical audit and confidential enquiries programme. A … Read more → – Contract awarded for management of the national clinical audit and confidential enquiries programme

Announcement of medical revalidation in the UK from December

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt today announced that from 3 December 2012, revalidation of doctors in the UK will commence. This represents a step forward in both the effective regulation … Read more → – Announcement of medical revalidation in the UK from December

Views sought for review of cosmetic procedures

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A major review of cosmetic surgery and procedures is launched today by the Department of Health. The review, led by NHS Medical Director Professor Sir Bruce Keogh, wants people to … Read more → – Views sought for review of cosmetic procedures