Posts Tagged ‘NHS Choices’

Surgeons want rethink on publishing death rates

Cardiothoracic surgeons, who as a specialty have promoted greater performance transparency, are having second thoughts over publishing patient death rates....

NHS Choices saves the NHS millions, study says

An NHS website which encourages people to self-diagnose saves the health service millions of pounds a year, a study suggests. Last year there were more th...

Patients ignore hospitals’ quality measures

Patients aren’t using quality measures when choosing a hospital to be treated at, research reveals. The survey of over 2,000 patients, by the Kings Fun...

Funding to be linked to happy patients

Doctors will have to make sure their patients are happy or their hospitals could lose money. This is the latest policy announcement from health secretary ...