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NHS Counter Fraud Authority launches in determined bid to lead fight against fraud

The new NHS Counter Fraud Authority (NHSCFA) has been given the independence it needs to fight and deter fraud, bribery and corruption that attacks the NHS. It’s a Centre of Excellence employing specialists in intelligence, fraud prevention, computer forensics, fraud...
Posted On 21 Nov 2017
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Security industry responds to WannaCry ransomware attack affecting 200,000-plus victims

At the tail end of last week, the National Health Service (NHS) was among those organisations hit by IT failures resulting from the significant WannaCry cyber attack, with NHS Trusts and hospitals in London, Blackburn, Nottingham, Cumbria and Hertfordshire all affected. Some GP...
Posted On 16 May 2017
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Matters of the Mind

Mental ill-health in the workplace is a growing issue, with Office for National Statistics figures stating that one-in-six working age adults experience depression, anxiety or stress-related issues at any one time. Now, Mental Health First Aid England’s Poppy Jaman is calling on...
Posted On 20 Feb 2017
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Mitie Total Security Management agrees on healthcare sector training partnership with Maybo

Mitie’s Total Security Management (TSM) business division has announced a licensed training partnership with Maybo, the leading organisation in the arena of conflict management education. Maybo will now deliver bespoke healthcare security training and education to Mitie TSM’s...
Posted On 25 Oct 2016
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Mitie Group plc issues trading update prior to entering close period on 1 April 2016

Mitie Group plc, the strategic outsourcing company, has announced a trading update before entering a close period on 1 April 2016. Preliminary results for the financial year ending 31 March 2016 will be announced on 23 May 2016. The business expects that full year profits will be...
Posted On 29 Mar 2016
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Legislation brought forward on allowing PCCs to assume responsibility for local Fire and Rescue Services

Following a public consultation exercise, the Government will now take forward legislation designed to enable Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) to hold their local Fire and Rescue Service to account. This is part of a raft of changes orchestrated to bring about closer working...
Posted On 02 Feb 2016