Google maps falsely lists A&E departments in Edinburgh hospitals

According to research by The Student, Google search results for terms related to A&E services are providing inaccurate results in parts of Edinburgh. For example, using the search term “A&E”, from some parts of Edinburgh suggests to users that the Western General Hospital is the nearest hospital to them with an A&E ward. In fact, […]


NHS launches new 10-year plan for 70th anniversary in 2018

As the National Health Service turned 70 years old in 2018, a healthcare plan set to stretch over the next decade was developed in partnership with staff, patients and families. It was unveiled by the NHS England Chief Executive, Simon Stevens, at the beginning of the new year. Following announcement of a £20.5 billion budget […]