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Submitted by Sarah Fletcher
27/01/2017 - 10:14

Urgent Health UK release data on referrals to A&E from NHS 111 and Out of Hours GP services​

Urgent Health UK, the body representing nearly half of all NHS 111 and Out of Hours GP providers in the country, has today released new analysis of outcomes and referrals data...

Submitted by Sarah Fletcher
17/01/2017 - 13:04

A sharp rise in demand for GP out-of-hours services in recent weeks has left them coping with up to 15% more work than at the same time last year, according to a survey of providers.

In the latest sign of the winter crisis engulfing parts of the NHS, Urgent Health UK (UHUK),...

Submitted by Hazel Harrison
31/05/2016 - 14:32

We are delighted to announce that NEMS CBS (Community Benefit Services Limited) have joined UHUK. They provide a range of 24/7 urgent primary care services across Nottinghamshire, excluding Bassetlaw, with a patient population of approx.1million.

NEMS CBS has a long history of partnership...

Submitted by Sarah Fletcher
18/04/2016 - 15:06

At the General meeting held in February this year we agreed to the appointment of four non-executive directors of Urgent Health UK Ltd.

The purpose of the appointments is seen as fourfold;

  • To narrow the gap between the small executive directors’ team and the wider membership...
Submitted by Sarah Fletcher
12/02/2016 - 09:23

Following receiving another year of full accreditation by Social Enterprise Mark (SE Mark), Urgent Health UK is calling for policy makers and commissioners to place a greater focus on social value in the design of health and social care services. This will be the fifth year UHUK has received full...

Submitted by Sarah Fletcher
11/01/2016 - 15:50

In a comment piece on A&E services for the Mirror, Justin Madders MP, Labour Shadow Health Minister, has called for the co-location of A&E and GP-led out-of-hours services. Madders argues, “You can’t stop people going to A&E. But if we put the local GPs next to A&E the less seriously...


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