Tag: south tyneside

File photo dated 06/11/10 of the NHS logo. Any form of Brexit will inflict "significant harm" on the NHS but leaving without a deal is the worst possible option, according to new research.

NHS is facing funding crisis due to lack of staff

The National Health Service is experiencing a funding crisis due to a staff deficiency in the North East of England. A report by House of Commons Committee of Public Accounts shows that there are 100,ooo vacancies across the UK, of which 23,000 are available in North East England. According to the report, the shortages “present […]

North East businesses “stalling investment” amid Brexit uncertainty, says North East Chamber of Commerce

North East businesses “stalling investment” amid Brexit uncertainty, says North East Chamber of Commerce

The North East Chamber of Commerce warns businesses in the North East are “stalling investment” due to uncertainty around Brexit and this is “suffocating regional growth”. The BBC found that nationally, one third of businesses are considering moving some operations abroad as a result of our exit from the European […]

No More Babies at South Tyneside Hospital

No More Babies at South Tyneside Hospital

Healthcare leaders have been criticised for suspending deliveries of babies at South Tyneside District Hospital. This follows the temporary suspension of the Special Care Baby Unit due to extreme staffing pressures. This has led to the baby unit being unable to accommodate high-risk births since November 30, 2017. Peter Hamilton, […]