Monthly Archives: October 2013

Defend our NHS York comment on NHS pay rises

York Press revealed that FIVE bosses at York Hospital received pay rises totalling £85,000 last year as the gap between the highest and lowest paid hospital workers widened, York Defend Our NHS said it was “appalled” with individual increases at a time of … Continue reading

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Mental Health Bed Crisis

The problems with Mental Health treatment were well publicised today.  Kerry, from York, has featured today in a number of discussions across the BBC.  This discussion was on BBC Breakfast this morning. These are a few links to her other … Continue reading

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Mental Health Sums Just Do Not Add Up

Gwen’s report from the CCG meeting included the Budget discussions noting the over spend in many areas and the underspend in Mental Health and instead of providing the much needed improvements in Mental Health services, it was suggested this underspend … Continue reading

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Report October Vale of York CCG Meeting

The meeting this month was held in the George Hudson Room, West Offices, York, YO1 6GA on Thursday 3rd October. A full report from Gwen is available to download here.   The official records of the meetings can be viewed on the … Continue reading

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