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HSSD runs ‘lean, mean service’

IT IS nice to read of Andrew Le Page’s complimentary remarks about the presentation of the Chief Officer of HSSD, Dr Carol Tozer (‘HSSD chief impresses with passion and straight-talking’, Open Lines, 4 May). He is not the first observer to be impressed by her presentational skills.

Where does £1.7m. A&E surplus go? – regulator


QUESTIONS have been raised about the transparency of the A&E contract after the regulator could not find out what was happening to an estimated £1.7m. a year surplus for the company running the service.

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.