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NHS long-term plan: Focus on prevention 'could save 500,000 lives'

NHS bosses in England say a new 10-year plan could save up to 500,000 lives by focusing on prevention and early detection. GPs, mental health and community care will get the biggest funding increases. But unions are concerned that staffing shortages could undermine the ambitions – one in 11 posts are currently vacant. The aim… Read More »

Medical scribes let the doctor focus on you

It’s a gorgeous weekend and you are playing a game of basketball with friends. You take a jump shot, scoring two points, but twist your right ankle on landing. You feel immediate pain and stop playing. After resting for an hour, you notice increased swelling and are having difficulty walking, so you go to the… Read More »