Tag Archives: York

Meetings about Health and the NHS in and Around York – July to December 2017

Got any questions about the cuts to service, unit closures or inability to get the treatment you should be having? Here’s a list of all meetings where you might be able to ask questions (if posted in advance) or generally … Continue reading

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Defend Our NHS York public campaign Tuesday 30th May St Helens Square, York from 1pm to 4pm

Defend Our National Health Service York are holding a public campaign on Tuesday 30th May in St Helens Square, York from 1pm to 4pm to promote their election manifesto Speakers will include Labour Parliamentary Candidate and former NHS clinician Rachael … Continue reading

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The Humber Coast and Vale Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP)

Available  here –  http://www.hullccg.nhs.uk/pages/start-well-live-well-age-well May wish to read with this by your side – http://www.stopthestps.org.uk/  

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Walk Back to Bootham 30th September 2016

Well done to Mental Health Action York for all their work in organising this commemoration event on the first anniversary of the closure of Bootham Park Hospital by the inappropriately named Care Quality Commission. A thank you to all the speakers … Continue reading

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The Main Crises facing Vale of York CCG Today

Most people value and depend on the NHS in the most fundamental way – to look after them when they are sick.  Most people are also aware that the NHS is in crisis. Especially in York at the moment. But … Continue reading

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The Planned Closure of Archways Intermediate Care Unit, York

http://www.yorkpress.co.uk/news/14691434.Anger_over_plans_to__bulldoze__through_hospital_closure_without_consultation/ At the meeting of Defend Our NHS York on the 18th August those present were appalled by the action of the Vale of York CCG and the York Teaching Hospital NHS Trust to declare the future closure of Archways, when … Continue reading

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What’s Happening to the National Health Service in the York Area – June 2016 Update

So, you would like to know what’s happening to the NHS in the York area? We’re afraid there’s no quick and easy route but one way is to attend the plethora of meetings by the bureaucracy created by the Health … Continue reading

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Junior Doctors Strike in York 26th and 27th April 2016

Sad to say but Jeremy Hunt’s failure to communicate reasonably with the junior doctors in England led to the first complete withdrawal of labour by them for the first time in the history of the NHS. Defend Our NHS York … Continue reading

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Yorkshire Regional March for the NHS – Leeds 16th April 2016

York Defend Our NHS joined 1000’s of others from across the Yorkshire region to meet up outside Leeds Art Gallery and then march around Leeds to mass support from shoppers for our National Health Service and the health professionals under … Continue reading

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Junior Doctors Strike Actions in York in April 2016

The BMA has detailed the actions to take place in April 2016 here. In York supporters are asked, where possible, to gather at 7:45 on the first day at Groves Chapel in order to march to the picket lines in … Continue reading

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