Jeremy Hunt

NHS ‘Brexit dividend’ met with scepticism
Vote Leave's NHS claim was widely discredited during the referendum
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NHS ‘Brexit dividend’ met with scepticism

Theresa May’s extra £20bn a year described as ‘tosh’ by Tory MP
18 Jun 2018
Jeremy Hunt’s most controversial moments as health secretary
Jeremy Hunt
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Jeremy Hunt’s most controversial moments as health secretary

MP overtakes Norman Fowler with five years and 274 days in the job
4 Jun 2018
Hundreds of women ‘died early’ after cancer scan mix-up
A nurse in France carries out a breast ultrasound
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Hundreds of women ‘died early’ after cancer scan mix-up

Health Secretary admits 450,000 women missed breast cancer screening after computer error
3 May 2018
Jeremy Hunt under pressure over luxury flats scandal
Jeremy Hunt
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Jeremy Hunt under pressure over luxury flats scandal

Opposition says Health Secretary must answer to Parliamentary Standards Commissioner
13 Apr 2018
Stephen Hawking to take NHS England and Jeremy Hunt to court
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Stephen Hawking to take NHS England and Jeremy Hunt to court

Campaign group says health system shake-up opens door to privatisation
30 Jan 2018
Cabinet reshuffle: who’s coming in and who’s going out?
Theresa May's first cabinet meet in July 2016
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Cabinet reshuffle: who’s coming in and who’s going out?

Prime Minister looks to shake up her top team and bring in new blood
3 Jan 2018
Hospital heads made to chant ‘we can do this’ at NHS meeting
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Hospital heads made to chant ‘we can do this’ at NHS meeting

Regional director criticised for proposing practice that was 'more akin to North Korea than the NHS'
26 Sep 2017
NHS to charge 'health tourists' for non-urgent care
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NHS to charge 'health tourists' for non-urgent care

Jeremy Hunt announces new plan forcing hospitals to check patient eligibility for free services
6 Feb 2017
Hunt to promise 25% rise in student doctor places
Jeremy Hunt
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Hunt to promise 25% rise in student doctor places

Health secretary outlines plan to recruit 1,500 more homegrown medics in quest to make NHS 'self-sufficient'
4 Oct 2016
Restaurants told to make puddings healthier or be shamed
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Restaurants told to make puddings healthier or be shamed

Health Secretary urges restaurants to cut portion sizes and sugar content as part of obesity action plan
30 Sep 2016
Testicle removal blunder among 1,100 NHS 'never events'
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Testicle removal blunder among 1,100 NHS 'never events'

'Disgraceful' catalogue of errors includes surgeons removing one patient's fallopian tubes by mistake
18 Feb 2016
Plans for patients to access their GP records via smartphone
A doctor
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Plans for patients to access their GP records via smartphone

Health Secretary wants one in four smartphone users to be able to link up directly with the NHS by 2017
3 Sep 2015
Jeremy Hunt unveils new 'new deal' to ease GP workloads
Jeremy Hunt
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Jeremy Hunt unveils new 'new deal' to ease GP workloads

Health secretary to pledge increased investment to GPs if they agree to his plans for seven-day opening
19 Jun 2015
MENTAL HEALTH: will Tories deliver?
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MENTAL HEALTH: will Tories deliver?

Conservatives have promised to make mental health a priority, but doctors and campaigners are unconvinced
12 Jun 2015
NHS crisis: how Jeremy Hunt plans to cut hospital spending
Jeremy Hunt
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NHS crisis: how Jeremy Hunt plans to cut hospital spending

The government to clamp down on 'rip-off' staffing agencies and expensive management consultants
2 Jun 2015
NHS REFORM: Review reveals 'culture of fear'
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NHS REFORM: Review reveals 'culture of fear'

Health secretary seeks to protect whistleblowers who sound the alarm about health service failings
11 Feb 2015
EBOLA: US suit stockpile causes shortage in Africa
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EBOLA: US suit stockpile causes shortage in Africa

Biohazard suits are in short supply causing prices to rise as a result of 'increased anxiety' in the US
25 Nov 2014
Winter crisis fears prompt NHS cash boost of £300m
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Winter crisis fears prompt NHS cash boost of £300m

Fears NHS England won't cope this winter prompt extra money as election year looms
14 Nov 2014
NHS: what you need to know about the 'radical' proposals
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NHS: what you need to know about the 'radical' proposals

Health bosses are asking for an extra £8bn to implement a drastic five-year plan for the NHS – but what does it involve?
23 Oct 2014
Jeremy Hunt: hospital mistakes cost NHS up to £2.5bn a year
Jeremy Hunt
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Jeremy Hunt: hospital mistakes cost NHS up to £2.5bn a year

But Royal College of Nursing says ministers need to invest in more staff to improve patient care
16 Oct 2014
Are Jeremy Hunt's new medics just 'doctors on the cheap'?
NHS physician
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Are Jeremy Hunt's new medics just 'doctors on the cheap'?

Government to increase the number of physician Associates, who only need two years of training
22 Aug 2014
'Incompetent' David Cameron faces clear defeat over Juncker
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'Incompetent' David Cameron faces clear defeat over Juncker

Leaked tape of two Polish politicians discussing his strategy shows just how isolated Cameron is
24 Jun 2014
MID STAFFS: Hunt backs calls to scrap trust
Jeremy Hunt
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MID STAFFS: Hunt backs calls to scrap trust

Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust has been declared financially and clinically unsustainable
26 Feb 2014
HEALTH: Hunt blames NHS for early deaths
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HEALTH: Hunt blames NHS for early deaths

Health Secretary says 30,000 die each year because British health care fails to match best in Europe
5 Mar 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 5 Dec 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 5 Dec 2012

5 Dec 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 14 Jun 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 14 Jun 2012

14 Jun 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 11 May 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 11 May 2012

11 May 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 4 May 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 4 May 2012

4 May 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 30 Apr 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 30 Apr 2012

30 Apr 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 27 Apr 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Friday 27 Apr 2012

27 Apr 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 25 Apr 2012
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Wednesday 25 Apr 2012

25 Apr 2012