NHS Protect

Gynaecologist sentenced for £47K sick fraud against NHS Wales

15 December 2014

A gynaecologist who defrauded NHS Wales of over £47,000 by working while sick was today sentenced at Newport Crown Court (15th December 2014), following an investigation by the NHS Counter Fraud Service (Wales).

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.