The new apprenticeship programme could see up to 1,000 trainee nurses joining the NHS each year and learning while they work.Read the full story ›
Local health managers have even reportedly been told to deny Freedom of Information requests about the plans, according to a think tank.Read the full story ›
A High Court ruling forcing Theresa May to put her Brexit plans before parliament could impact on the economy and "damage the fabric of democracy", Jeremy Hunt has said.
The health secretary accused campaigners who brought the case against the government of engaging in "processology" against the result of the referendum.
He said that the UK could be put into a worse negotiating position if the ruling is upheld at an appeal in the Supreme Court expected in January.
"The impact on the economy will be far worse if, through some parliamentary mechanisms, Theresa May is forced to lay out her entire negotiating strategy," he told the Andrew Marr show.
"You have to give the government latitude to make a deal."
He added: "The damage to the fabric of our democracy was far worse if people felt the establishment was trying to unpick a decision that was made."
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said a renewed focus would be on preventing infections through hand washing and other measures.Read the full story ›
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said the scheme would help combat 'litigation culture' in the NHS.Read the full story ›
Jeremy Hunt will remove the 6,000-a-year cap on training new doctors to help make NHS England "self-sufficient".Read the full story ›
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has won a High Court battle with junior doctors over new contracts.Read the full story ›
Junior doctors will go to the High Court on Monday in a bid to block the Government's decision to impose a new contract on them.Read the full story ›
Jeremy Hunt is to remain as Health Secretary, Downing Street said.
Earlier reports suggested Hunt had been sacked but Number 10 said new Prime Minister Theresa May had decided to keep him in the role.
Hunt joked that "reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated".
"Thrilled to be back in the best job in government," he tweeted.
'Reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated...' Thrilled to be back in the best job in Government.
Jeremy Hunt has headed in to Number 10, with an announcement on his expected new role in the Cabinet expected soon.
Reports suggested Mr Hunt, who held the the health portfolio, can expect a new position.