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Spotlight on… Ally Taft

Spotlight on… Ally Taft. Find out more about our Head of Clinical Negligence and what's involved in her role.

Sepsis failings leading to preventable deaths

The UK sepsis trust estimates five people die every hour from sepsis, around 48,000 people die every year, including deaths that are preventable.

Priory Hospital East Midlands in Annesley, Nottingham remains under close monitoring, following multiple inspections by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)

The Care Quality Commission carried out an unannounced inspection of Priory Hospital East Midlands.

Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedure Government Consultation

Many people regret having non-surgical cosmetic procedures, either because the outcome does not match the hoped-for image or because of complications.

A review of the Lucy Letby case

The horrific case has raised serious concerns surrounding the Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, and the government has ordered an independent review into the circumstances behind the case.

UK’s largest review into failings in maternity care at Nottingham Hospital

Following reports concerning baby deaths and injuries occurring at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, a review is being undertaken.

Dozens of vaginal mesh clients left unrepresented

The use of vaginal mesh implants is widespread for patients suffering with urinary stress incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse. However, the implants have been linked to numerous debilitating health conditions such as chronic pain, incontinence, sexual issues and difficulty walking.

Personal injury claims: your questions answered

Thinking about making a personal injury claim for yourself or a loved one? Here are some common FAQs which may help you to initiate the process.

Criminal investigations underway in connection to deaths at Brighton hospital

Serious concerns have been raised regarding patient safety at the Royal Sussex County Hospital, part of University Hospital Sussex NHS trust, following the launch of a police investigation. During a five-year period, reports suggest that as many as 40 deaths were because of alleged failings by the trust.

Donating to support children with cancer

A treat goes a long way when you’re back and forth on hospital visits. That’s why we continue to support Children of Worcestershire Cancer Fund, a local cause which helps the families of children receiving cancer treatment at Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.

Time to Talk Day: medical negligence doesn’t just impact physical health

The conversation around mental health is slowly getting the coverage it so rightly deserves. Talking about mental health can be difficult, which is why we’re getting behind Time To Talk Day 2023.

Spire Healthcare follows Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust in recalling patients of shoulder surgeon

Mr Shah operated out of both Spire Little Aston Hospital and Walsall Manor Hospital from 2010, performing a highly complex shoulder surgery known as a ‘Latarjet Procedure’.