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NHS

abbr.
National Health Service

NHS

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) National Health Service
Translations

NHS

N ABBR (Brit) =National Health ServiceSistema m Nacional de Salud

NHS

[ˌɛneɪtʃˈɛs] n abbr (British) (=National Health Service) → sécu f

NHS

(Brit) abbr of National Health Service; NHS abortion˜ Abtreibung fauf Krankenschein
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On Tuesday, Queensway Dental in Billingham announced it would no longer be providing general dental services on the NHS as of April 1 this year.
Major organization : NHS NEWCASTLE GATESHEAD CLINICAL COMMISSIONING GROUP
According to the Scottish Government, the NHS and councils, the substance is safe if left undisturbed.
Yet, despite essential contributions, NHS Trust workforce reports and the NHS national staff survey data show the treatment of BAEM staff is consistently worse than the treatment of white staff.
Dr David Levy, NHS England; Liz May, Deloitte; Gus Miah, Deloitte.
The cases are all being handled by Leigh Day, the law firm that brought many of the claims against Mid-Staffordshire NHS Trust.
The NHS England/Ipsos Mori survey, based on nearly one million responses from patients at more than 8,000 surgeries in England, also revealed a gulf between the best-rated and the worst - with 19% at Birmingham Heartlands Surgery rating their experience as very poor.
More than 400 NHS staff from 14 NHS Trusts were expected to compete at the third annual sporting event which took place on Sunday at Kirkby Sports College, organised by a joint committee led by The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust.
Medical director Sir Bruce Keogh is to investigate North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust, United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust, George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust, Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust, Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Medway NHS Foundation Trust and Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust and George Eliot Hospital Trust in Nuneaton had high mortality rates three years in a row.
The NHS Trusts which have awarded the company new contracts for the use of its LMS are: Northamptonshire NHS - Provider Services; NHS Southwark; Solihull NHS Care Trust; Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust; Derby Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; Central and North West London (CNWL) NHS Foundation Trust; Sandwell Mental Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust; and NHS Shetland.
Based on the Warwick University campus, the NHS Institute supports the NHS by identifying and developing new ways of working to transform the health service.