Posts Tagged ‘Jeremy Hunt’

Jeremy Hunt re-appointed Health Secretary in cabinet re-shuffle with extended brief

Jeremy Hunt has been re-appointed Secretary of State for Health and Social Care in the Prime Minister's cabinet reshuffle. It is a role he has performed...

Hospital bosses delete Facebook post about Jeremy Hunt visit after staff brand him “an idiot”

NHS bosses were forced to take down a hospital’s Facebook post celebrating a visit by Jeremy Hunt – after staff reacted furiously in the comments below...

Jeremy Hunt inflates the number of mental health workers recruited in Commons speech

Jeremy Hunt has admitted making false claims in the House of Commons today. Speaking on World Mental Health Day, he inflated the increase of mental heal...

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to pledge £20,000 ‘golden hello’ for rural GPs

Newly-qualified GPs are to be offered a one-off payment of £20,000 if they start their careers in areas that struggle to attract family doctors. The £...

Health Secretary says “support and welfare of NHS staff is number one priority”

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt, in his first speech since being reappointed, has promised more capital funding for the NHS and legislative change to supp...

Jeremy Hunt retained as Health Secretary as PM opts for familiar cabinet

The Prime Minister has confirmed that Jeremy Hunt will remain as Health Secretary. Following a disastrous showing in the General Election, Theresa May h...

Doctor calls for support to unseat Jeremy Hunt in the General Election and save the NHS

Labour and Liberal Democrat activists have united with the Green Party with the aim of unseating Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt in the General Election. H...

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt “asked FGM survivor if she could still have orgasms”

Jeremy Hunt has been accused of asking a Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) campaigner whether “girls like you” can still have an orgasm. Nimco Ali, a ...

Controversial senior appointments in healthcare send doctors’ social media into frenzy

Doctors have expressed surprise at two controversial appointments into senior positions in NHS-related affairs. Jeremy Hunt has been re-appointed Health...

Junior Doctor Contract: “More government concessions needed to head off strike ballot”

Junior doctors are calling for more concessions from the government over their proposed new contract following the health secretary’s moves to head off i...

The letter: Royal Colleges attack Health Secretary over new contract proposals

Dear Mr Hunt, We write as presidents of our respective medical royal colleges to express our very great concern regarding the proposals for the new empl...