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The cost of private healthcare to the NHS

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How much does the NHS pay to fix post-operative complications from treatment in a private hospital? Sam Ward, our Nurse Advisor, explains the recommendations by the CHPI and how they would work in practice. More …

BL Claims travel expert comments on the collapse of Monarch and ATOL protection for travellers

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What rights do passengers have if they travelled with Monarch airlines now that they have ceased trading? Our travel expert explains. More …

Positive insight from the University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust AGM

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Our Clinical Negligence expert, Kym Provan, attended the annual general meeting of University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. In this blog, she provides an insight into the meeting and her thoughts. More …

Oxford Medical Law conference at Wadham College

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Patricia Wakeford attended the Oxford Medical Law conference. In her latest blog, she discusses her visit and the speakers she met there. More …

Brain injury seminar at 12 King's Bench Walk

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Kym Provan attended a brain injury seminar at 12 King's Bench Walk. Here is an overview of the evening. More …

Westminster Healthcare Forum

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Kym Provan attended the Westminster Healthcare Forum. Here is an overview of the event and the highlights. More …

Medical Negligence and the Private Sector

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The case involving Ian Paterson, the doctor who was found guilty of 17 counts of wounding with intent for performing unnecessary cancer operations, has brought to light questions about the issues surrounding insurance and doctors practising in the private sector. More …

Maternity wards closed to expectant mothers 382 times last year in England

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Earlier this week, it was reported that 40% of maternity wards in England closed their doors to expectant mothers at least once in 2016. More …

Sepsis: A mother's tale

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Elizabeth O'Mahony's discusses her personal experience with Sepsis and how knowing the warning signs saved her one year old's life. More …

The advantages of having a nurse in your clinical negligence team

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Sam Ward discusses how being a nurse has helped in her role as a Clinical Negligence Advisor. Read more about Sam's role and how her knowledge and experience benefits clients looking to make a clinical negligence claim. More …