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Professional Regulation Update: Report of the Rapid Policy Review in the UK on Gross Negligence Manslaughter in Healthcare

Professional Regulation Update: Report of the Rapid Policy Review in the UK on Gross Negligence Manslaughter in Healthcare

A report of the Rapid Policy Review in the UK on Gross Negligence Manslaughter in Healthcare

Show us the evidence! – Defendant's success at obtaining summary judgment in a clinical negligence case

Show us the evidence! – Defendant's success at obtaining summary judgment in a clinical negligence case

In the recent case of Barry Frederick Hewes v West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust (D1), East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (D2) and Dr Pan ...

Deaths Scrutiny:  Change Edges Closer

Deaths Scrutiny: Change Edges Closer

It's been a long time coming, but the government has just published its response to the consultation it ran two years ago on significant changes to wh ...

70 years of the NHS: the rise of patient choice

70 years of the NHS: the rise of patient choice

The NHS has seen many changes since its inception in 1948. Here, DAC Beachcroft partners Corinne Slingo and Hamza Drabu, look back at the key moments ...

70 years of the NHS: observations on healthcare management

70 years of the NHS: observations on healthcare management

DAC Beachcroft is proud to have been a partner to the NHS since its inception in 1948. The last 70 years has seen many milestones for the NHS and here ...

70 years of the NHS: the future of mental health services

70 years of the NHS: the future of mental health services

Throughout the 70-year lifespan of the NHS, mental health services have evolved in line with the changing health and social care system. These changes ...

Stemming the Criminalisation of Healthcare? Latest developments

Stemming the Criminalisation of Healthcare? Latest developments

In the wake of the controversial Bawa-Garba case, the government commissioned a rapid policy review into the prosecution of doctors for gross negligen ...

Outsourcing in the NHS in the wake of Carillion

Outsourcing in the NHS in the wake of Carillion

Taking a look at the lessons that can be learned by the NHS in the wake of Carillion's collapse.

Junior Doctors: 90 years of consultant advice in 7 minutes

Junior Doctors: 90 years of consultant advice in 7 minutes

The NHS is valued by patients for its quality of care and is considered to be one of the leading health and care services in the world. However, occas ...

DAC Beachcroft reflects on the 70th anniversary of the NHS

DAC Beachcroft reflects on the 70th anniversary of the NHS

With the NHS celebrating its 70th anniversary, DAC Beachcroft highlights some of the company’s contributions to the development of the health service. ...