Key stories this week: The long-standing N3 network is soon to be replaced with a new service called the Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) | NHS England is hoping to get all 44 STP plans assured by the end of the year, at which point they would be turned into contracts and implemented regionally [...]

Key stories this week: Six health service trusts have made it onto a list of the top 50 UK employers that promote diversity, equality and inclusion | More than 200 training jobs for GPs and hospital specialists in Scotland were left empty after a major national recruitment drive | BMA in Wales wants faster action [...]

Key stories this week: Outrage after Scottish NHS misses targets in over two thirds of Government standards | Spending on private nurses at NHS Grampian has soared by more than 2,700% in just five years | The NHS relies on EU national workers, who should all be offered free British citizenship to encourage them to stay in [...]

Key stories this week: Excess hospital admissions of people from poorer parts of England cost the NHS £4.8bn in a single year | Hospitals are to cancel thousands of operations and appointments in a desperate bid to stop the NHS "buckling" this winter, under Government plans | More than £400m is currently being axed from budgets in [...]

Key stories this week: The NHS is spending billions on locum workers to fill vacant doctor and nurse posts | NHS comes under fire over tens of millions of pounds spent on Priory clinics | How much is the government really privatising the NHS? Subscribe for free and receive Newsweek directly to your inbox!