An NHS dentist who defrauded the NHS for in excess of £200,000 has been jailed for three years.
Mark Walewski, 68, from Tilford Road, Churt, Surrey is the latest NHS worker to be prosecuted for financial crimes in recent months, after he stole money in order to acquire a fleet of classic cars.
It has been widely reported that Walewski had an income in excess of £150,000 per annum.
Guildford Crown Court heard that the dentist has stolen money over a six-year period.
Judge Stephen Climie sentenced... Readmore
A group of leading doctors have suggested that the NHS must prepare to utilise medicines that prevent rather than merely treating disease.
The Academy of Medical Sciences believes that so-called personalised medicines which are tailored to the needs of individuals provide an excellent opportunity for the health service.
It is believed by the organisation that public health should head in this direction as a general trend.
Meanwhile, a debate is taking place on the subject, as critics of the opinion... Readmore