Wed Aug 15

Another Case of Cancer Mis-Diagnosis

Linda Lidley a mother aged 52 has won a medical negligence claim after finding out she had been misdiagnosed several times by the NHS, in what has actually turned out to be lung cancer. The pain started ten years ago for Ms Lindley when she first ...

Tue Aug 25

Claims made against the NHS for medical negligence has risen by more than 20% in one year after a succession of hospital scandals official figures show.

The figure is an estimate based on the number of claims the NHS believes it is unlikely to be able to defend, the severity of such errors and likely pay-outs. In total more than 16,000 patients logged complaints, up from around 13,500 the previous...