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Supreme Court finds Hospital liable for inaccurate waiting time information given in A&E - Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust [2018] UKSC 50

Supreme Court finds Hospital liable for inaccurate waiting time information given in A&E - Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust [2018] UKSC 50

The long awaited decision in Darnley v Croydon Health Services NHS Trust was handed down by the Supreme Court yesterday. This case goes to the very he ...

Learning from Suicides: NHS Resolution looks at the way forward

Learning from Suicides: NHS Resolution looks at the way forward

Against the backdrop of learning from patient deaths remaining high on the national agenda across the healthcare sector, NHS Resolution's recently pub ...

Forthcoming Changes to the Discount Rate

Forthcoming Changes to the Discount Rate

The Government has now explained how its proposed Discount Rate will be reviewed, and has opened the door for other changes to how claimants in person ...