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NHS Understaffing Is Greatest ‘Workforce Crisis’ in Its History, MP Report Warns

The cross-party Health and Social Care Committee said health and social care services in England face "the greatest workforce crisis in their history" and the Government has no credible strategy to make the situation better.

The cross-party Health and Social Care Committee said health and social care services in England face "the greatest workforce crisis in their history" and the Government has no credible strategy to make the situation better.

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Persistent understaffing in the NHS is creating a serious risk to patient safety, MPs have said in a damning report.

The cross-party Health and Social Care Committee said health and social care services in England face "the greatest workforce crisis in their history" and the Government has no credible strategy to make the situation better.