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Health service structure is flawed, claims report

THERE is something ‘deeply amiss’ with the structure of Guernsey’s health service which causes ‘unnecessary costs and a stressful working environment’, the author of a controversial report has said.

Left in limbo after operation cancelled

Christine Koshy, who has been waiting for four months for an operation on her shoulder, was told it has been cancelled because the hospital has no beds. (Picture by Adrian Miller, 1337996)

A GRANDMOTHER who has been in agony for four years with a shoulder problem was left distraught yesterday after her operation was cancelled with less than 24 hours' notice.

Health faces States challenge over A&E

HEALTH and Social Services minister Mark Dorey will face a challenge in the States about two independent reports that highlighted potential risks to Accident and Emergency patient safety.

Nurse is cleared of misconduct

A NURSE who gave a patient the wrong mix of drugs, and failed to recognise that another was allergic to penicillin, has been cleared of misconduct.