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Vascular Surgery GIRFT Programme National Speciality Report – what you need to know

Vascular Surgery GIRFT Programme National Speciality Report – what you need to know

Summary The GIRFT programme led by Professor Tim Briggs is designed to improve healthcare practices, techniques and processes for the benefit of patie ...

Fair-handed approach? Latest on challenging Health Service Ombudsman decisions

Fair-handed approach? Latest on challenging Health Service Ombudsman decisions

Summary The Parliamentary & Health Service Ombudsman investigates around 4,000 complaints a year (mainly relating to NHS services), with around 40 ...

To recuse or not to recuse: A brief overview of alleged judicial bias

To recuse or not to recuse: A brief overview of alleged judicial bias

In considering the well established principles outlined in Porter v Magill [2002], the Court of Appeal has recently (in the case of Willmot v Rotherha ...