The UK's tax on foreign nurses must be scrapped

The UK government is shooting itself in the foot during the coronavirus crisis with its migrant workers' 'nurse tax'.

James Melville

by James Melville

James Melville

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No-deal Brexit would be 'catastrophic' for NHS, warn doctors

The British Medical Association warns that 'no part of the health service will be left unscathed' by no-deal Brexit.

No-deal Brexit would be 'catastrophic' for NHS, warn doctors

Counting the Cost

Brexit and the threat of dark money

Exploring the secretive money working to influence the UK's exit from the European Union.


NHS: Beloved but beleaguered at 70

The UK's pioneering health service is facing a raft of challenges as it enters its seventh decade.


UK election: The NHS and the fear of a US health system

Around half of the British population consider the future of the NHS to be the most important issue going into the vote.

UK election: Is this the NHS election?


UK doctors want minorities to donate more organs

Britain has one of the lowest rates of organ donation in Europe and doctors in UK want minorities to participate more.

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UK doctors go on strike over changes to contracts

Tens of thousands walk out over government proposals to amend contracts that doctors say will remove safeguards.