Too many "middle-of-the-road" hospitals simply aim to meet minimum standards and not come last, Health Secretary to warn

Too many 'middle-of-the-road' hospitals simply aim to meet minimum standards, Health Secretary to warn Jeremy Hunt will say that hospitals should not simply aim for bare minimum Expected to tell hospital bosses 'not coming last' isn't good enoughAnd that 'coasting can kill as complacency sets in and standards drop' By Anna Hodgekiss PUBLISHED: 00:08 GMT, 8 March 2013 | UPDATED: 00:08 GMT, 8 March 2013 Jeremy Hunt will warn hospital bosses about the dangers of simply aiming for 'not coming last' Too many middle-of-the-road hospitals are 'hitting targets but missing the point', the Health Secretary is to warn.

First new drug to tackle C.Diff stomach bug for 50 years to go on sale

First drug in 50 years to tackle C.diff goes on sale today | UPDATED: 01:09 GMT, 26 June 2012 Good news: The first new drug in more than 50 years to tackle the deadly C.diff stomach bug goes on sale today The first new drug in more than 50 years to tackle the deadly C.diff stomach bug goes on sale today.