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Delays in Surgery, Investigations and Treatment: can I make a claim?

Delays in Surgery, Investigations and Treatment: can I make a claim? The pandemic has changed everyone’s lives in at least one way or another. For the NHS, huge and unexpected pressures have led to lack of resources, most notoriously hospital beds, equipment, and staff, which have meant that around 4.7 million patients in February 2021…
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Ambulance delays creating “secondary victims” of Covid-19

Ambulance delays creating “secondary victims” of Covid-19 It has been reported, recently, in the popular press that during December 2020 delays caused by ambulances having to wait outside Hospitals before being able to “deliver” their patients has led to an increase in death and serious illness. The statistics given for London and parts of the…
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Housing Matters and the Scope of Legal Aid

Legal Aid funding is available for a range of housing matters. Legal Aid Eligibility The Legal Aid Agency decides if a client is eligible for funding using a ‘means and merits test’. This looks at the client’s income, capital and the merits of the case. The client must be eligible on both gross and disposable…
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Concerns that cancer death rates will rise

Concerns that cancer death rates will rise Figures collected from the NHS suggest that since “Lockdown #1” tens of thousands fewer people began treatment for cancer compared to normal times. We know that early detection followed by prompt treatment is crucial to combat the disease and these delays could have a devastating effect on cancer…
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Huge Operation Delays in England

Huge Operation Delays in England The pandemic has changed everyone’s lives in at least one way or another. For the NHS, huge and unexpected pressures have led to lack of resources, most notoriously hospital beds, equipment, and staff, which have meant that around 4.7 million patients in February 2021 were awaiting non-urgent surgery. Non-urgent surgery…
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Womens care reviewed at UK hospitals

Womens care reviewed at UK hospitals A UK Hospital Trust is reported, 22nd April 2021, as undertaking a review of a number of patients treated by a particular Surgeon as a result of at least 8 patients reporting harm following workers at the Trust raising concerns. Initially, the Trust reviewed patients who had undergone major…
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100 Miles in May for Mind!

100 Miles in May for Mind! This May, Melanie, Emily, Kara, Emma and Jenny from our Mental Health team took on the challenge to each complete 100 Miles in May for mental health charity Mind. Combined with this year’s Mental Health Awareness week’s theme of nature, we laced up our boots and got outside with…
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Will I ever lose my right to make foolish decisions

Emma Yemm talks about what it means to have capacity & your right to make unwise decisions. What is ‘capacity’? Capacity is a term used to describe someone’s ability to make a specific decision. For example, your mother may not have the capacity to decide where she lives, or your son may not have the…
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Cervical Cancer Home Testing Kits

Cervical Cancer Home Testing Kits Cervical cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK and is nearly always caused by infection with Human papillomavirus (HPV). Currently, there are in excess of 3,200 diagnosis of cervical cancer made in the UK every year. If cervical cancer, or any kind of cancer, is caught early,…
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