Renters pay £41,900 before buying their first property
February 19, 2014 – 10:29 am | One Comment

UK homeowners spend an average of £41,900 on rental payments before buying their first property, according to new research from Santander Mortgages.
On average, homeowners who rent prior to buying spend seven years as a tenant …

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Weekly NHS news digest November 9, 2012
November 9, 2012 – 8:31 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

Breast cancer patients to claim compensation
Breast cancer patients to claim compensation over botched and unnecessary operations.

Violent patients could lose NHS rights
Proposed changes could see violent or abusive …

Weekly NHS news digest November 2, 2012
November 2, 2012 – 8:32 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

Variation in GP practices’ income
A survey has found a wide variation in the incomes of GP practices.

£3bn returned to Treasury from Health
HSJ has reported that almost £3bn …

LV= offering 5% discount on all income protection applications
November 1, 2012 – 8:30 pm | No Comment
LV= offering 5% discount on all income protection applications

LV= is offering five per cent off all income protection applications received before the 30th November 2012.
The discount will be automatically applied to all new quotations and comes ahead of the implementation of the EU …

LV= offers better Income Protection deals for surgeons and doctors
November 1, 2012 – 1:28 pm | No Comment
LV= offers better Income Protection deals for surgeons and doctors

Protection specialist LV= has enhanced the benefits for surgeons and doctors on its income protection product.
The enhancements include an NHS sick pay guarantee, an increased benefit guarantee of £3,000, sabbatical cover and one of the …

NatWest cuts 5-year fix to 2.99%
October 31, 2012 – 9:57 pm | No Comment
NatWest cuts 5-year fix to 2.99%

NatWest Intermediary Solutions is cutting its five-year fixed rate at 60 per cent LTV by 0.1 per cent to 2.99 per cent and is also introducing a number of new 70 per cent LTV mortgages …

GP’s sign up for Private Medical Insurance
October 30, 2012 – 10:21 pm | No Comment
GP’s sign up for Private Medical Insurance

Private medical insurance is not a necessity in the UK. The NHS is there to provide basic medical care. But despite this, many UK residents are turning to private health insurance rather than rely on …

Weekly NHS news digest October 26, 2012
October 26, 2012 – 8:33 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

Death rates at George Eliot high
New NHS figures show death rates at George Eliot remains among highest in England.

NHS workers receive ‘golden goodbyes’
‘Golden goodbyes’ worth an average …

Weekly NHS news digest October 19, 2012
October 19, 2012 – 8:31 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

Men’s mental health hit worst by recession
Research shows the recession has had a bigger impact on men’s mental health.

NHS hospitals spending more on patient food
Official figures show …

Weekly NHS news digest October 12, 2012
October 12, 2012 – 8:30 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

New chief for London Ambulance
London Ambulance Service have appointed a new chief executive.

Paperless NHS by 2015?
Could the NHS be paperles by the end of 2015?

Blood clots on …

Weekly NHS news digest October 5, 2012
October 5, 2012 – 8:33 am | No Comment

Our weekly round up of stories affecting the NHS

Labour commits to preserving NHS pay
Labour has committed to preserving national pay and conditions.

Major shake-up across Greater Manchester
HSJ reveals city’s major shake-up of healthcare across Greater Manchester.

Paramedics …