The top 10 social media fails of 2013

Tue 24 Dec, AT 10:30

The worst mistakes committed by companies, celebs and politicians and what we learnt from them

Doctor's surgery

GP failings revealed: maggots, dirt and medicine mix-ups

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Thu 12 Dec, AT 09:48

Care Quality Commission exposes ‘basic failings’ in more than 300 GP practices in England


A&E delays: patients waiting in ambulances for up to six hours

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Mon 9 Dec, AT 09:47

'Alarming' figures show patients waiting outside hospitals for much longer than 15-minute target

George Osborne Autumn Statement speech

Autumn Statement: Osborne targets tax evaders and school-leavers

Thu 5 Dec, AT 13:01

HMRC to rake in £9bn from tax evaders, while school leavers won't be able to go on the dole

Jeremy Hunt

Jeremy Hunt: NHS hospitals must publish staffing levels

Tue 19 Nov, AT 09:19

Government responds to the public inquiry into the Stafford Hospital scandal with more NHS reforms

A doctor

New GP contracts: 'return of old-fashioned family doctor'

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Fri 15 Nov, AT 09:05

Over-75s assigned a named GP, while 100,000 of country’s frailest patients to be given better care

NHS walk-in centres Q&A: why popular services are closing

Mon 11 Nov, AT 14:43

Nearly one in four NHS walk-in centres have closed in past three years despite high demand

Colchester hospital probed over false cancer waiting times

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Wed 6 Nov, AT 11:27

Patients said to be put at risk after staff were 'bullied' into falsifying data to meet national targets

Jeremy Hunt in 'humiliating' Lewisham Hospital defeat

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Tue 29 Oct, AT 14:56

Court of Appeal rules that Health Secretary acted illegally in bid to make cuts at London hospital

Seven-day care ‘will mean hospital closures and mergers'

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Mon 28 Oct, AT 13:44

Warning comes as British Medical Association softens its opposition to round-the-clock care