Posts Tagged ‘Jeremy Hunt’

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...

Consultant presence already high over the weekends according to doctor survey

A BMA survey has revealed that nine out of 10 consultants already work on evening and weekend rotas despite the Health Secretary’s claim that hospitals a...

#weneedtotalkaboutjeremy: the open letter driving support for a vote of no confidence in Hunt

The Government response to petition 104334 of over 200,000 signatures calling for a vote of no confidence in the Rt. Hon. Jeremy Hunt MP, Secretary of Stat...

Massive support for vote of no confidence in health secretary Jeremy Hunt

A former Labour health secretary has pledged his support for a vote of no confidence in current health secretary Jeremy Hunt in response to an online petit...

Reaction to Jeremy Hunt’s NHS speech

Maureen Baker, chair of the RCGP “It is important to realise that this plan will not mean every surgery opening 8-8, seven days a week. “In order to ...