Taxpayers footing the bill for outsourced NHS failings
Michelmores Solicitors are following and contributing to the debate on NHS indemnity and privatisation. You can read the Daily Mail article on the compensation claim pay-outs here.
Indemnity cover is of particular relevance to the UK's Independent Midwives (IMs), who cannot currently secure insurance and are practicing without it. Although the deadline has been moved forward to early 2014, all medical professionals will soon be compelled to attain indemnity cover, leaving the IMs in a precarious space as things currently stand. You can read our article on IMs here.
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