NHS Protect

Rochdale couple jailed for £229K NHS fraud conspiracy

27 November 2014

Two NHS managers who masterminded a 5-year procurement fraud worth £229,000 against a health authority in the North West, were jailed today for over five years in total at Manchester Crown Court (27th November 2014).

2013-14 figures released for reported physical assaults against NHS staff

20 November 2014

NHS Protect today released the 2013-14 figures for reported physical assaults against NHS staff in England. These figures were collated from 266 health bodies across the country.

Cheshire and Merseyside deal signed to protect NHS staff

11 November 2014

A new agreement to help protect nurses, doctors, ambulance crews and other NHS staff from assault and abuse in Cheshire and Merseyside has been signed (10th November 2014).