NHS plans to give nursing tasks to cheaper assistants are a "risky experiment," researchers have warned - after a study found patients could be a fifth more likely to die in such circumstances. Ministers
The creation of new nursing assistant posts should be scrapped and money invested in "real nurses", experts say after research suggested the use of lower skilled posts was a risk. Rollout of the new nursing
The NHS is drawing up plans to replace nurses with cheaper staff, despite Government insistence that new roles will be used to boost staffing numbers, new plans show. Health service managers in charge
Children’s healthcare across the UK is at “breaking point” because of increasing staff shortages in paediatric departments, leading doctors have said as they warn the number of units may have to reduce.