National survey shows most children and young people report good experiences of hospital care, but highlights some areas for improvement

The majority of children and young people who stayed in hospital overnight or were seen as a day case patient were happy with the care they received, said that they received answers when they asked any questions and said they thought staff did everything possible to control their pain. Similarly, 81% of parents and carers rated their child’s overall experience …

New Northern Care Alliance NHS Group in Greater Manchester launches, bringing together 17,000 NHS staff to serve 1m people

Two of the biggest NHS Trusts in the country have come together to create one of the largest NHS healthcare organisations in Greater Manchester and the North West, in what is being described as an ‘exciting opportunity’ to serve a population of over 1 million people under a new Group arrangement of hospitals and community healthcare services. The new Northern …