Weekly News Snapshot Gabrielle Ceranto Silva October 20, 2023

Weekly News Snapshot

Tuesday 28th November 2023

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Biggest prostate cancer screening trial in decades to start in the UK

On International Men’s Day, government joins Prostate Cancer UK to unveil £42 million screening trial to find ways of detecting country’s most common male cancer earlier...
Med-Tech News

Investing in the future of NHS diagnostics

How community diagnostic centres can help ensure greater efficiency in healthcare, and how leveraging specialist finance can help facilitate their investment...
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NHS England

New NHS software to improve care for millions of patients

To deliver better joined-up care to help tackle waiting lists and hospital discharge delays...
Essex Live

New CDC in Essex

The Pitsea CDC has been designed to offer a range of test inluding CT and MRI scans to around 250,000 people with it's opening planned in 2024.
Nation Cymru

NHS waiting lists in Wales hit record high

Nearly 1 in 5 people in Wales are now waiting for NHS treatment, this is up from 760,285 in August 2023...

Radiology service improvement is 'mission critical'

Leaders from across the NHS and healthcare have claimed that the improvement of radiology services is “mission critical” for the NHS...
Plymouth Live

Plymouth's new £25m health centre

Health chiefs want to build the four-storey CDC with high-tech audiology, CT, x-ray, ultrasound and MRI equipment...
The Guardian

1 in 7 adults in England advised by NHS to go private

A survey has revealed 1 in 7 people have been advised by NHS professionals to consider paying for private healthcare in the past year...

NHS waiting lists could hit 9million patients in the next 2 years

Medics have warned as they hit out at the lack of health funding in the Autumn Statement...
The Guardian

Chaotic communication by NHS in England ‘causing treatment delays’

Report says patients’ health is being endangered by problems including referrals going missing and late diagnoses...
In Last Week's News
NHS England

AI to help boost winter NHS response

AI will spot patients at risk of needing to go to hospital so community NHS teams can get to them first and reduce pressures on A&Es...

NHS set for toughest winter yet

Continued strikes, staff burnout, workforce gaps, funding squeezes and rising demand play on the mind of healthcare leaders...
BBC News

Public opinions sought proposals for health centre

People in Plymouth have been invited to have their say on proposals for a new £25m NHS community diagnostics centre...

Doctors choosing greater career flexibility can benefit UK's health service

Health services across the UK must adapt to rapid changes in how doctors are choosing to progress their careers...

Approval to be sought for Albion Square health centre

The NHS has a requirement for a CDC in Hull city centre which aims to decrease waiting times and improve patient treatment...

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