BME Pioneers

All this week HSJ is celebrating the contribution leaders from BME backgrounds have made to shaping quality care in healthcare. On 6 November, we publish our second BME Pioneers list, recognising individuals at the heart of creating a high quality, inclusive health service.


Single women IVF ban will be reviewed


South east London commissioners have pledged to carry out a “rapid review” of their policy to deny IVF treatment to single women.


CCG axes IVF despite minister branding decision “not acceptable”


A heavily indebted CCG is to end funding for almost all IVF treatment, despite being told by a government minister that the move was “not acceptable”.