CALL 0800 437 0322 9am to 6pm – Mon to Fri
Submit enquiry

It must be true, I read it in the paper…

Posted on 23rd September 2016

Newspaper front pages are filled with the news that bisphosponates are being denied to breast cancer patients because of confusion over who will fund the treatment, but when i editor Oliver Duff chooses this is a subject of his editorial and amidst the general outcry from cancer charities and oncologists is there hope that NHS England may speed up their work on updated guidelines on use of the drug?

Patients frequently make contact with lawyers to ask whether they can question refusals to fund medications or particular treatments in the face of overstretched NHS budgets. Let us hope that this one is resolved before they start asking whether they can take legal action because their cancer has spread as a result of failure to use a simple and cheap remedy.

Our Medical Negligence Solicitors are backed by nearly four decades of experience. Our legal practice and team of London Solicitors have a strong track record of achieving favourable client outcomes. For expert legal advice use our contact form or call us on 0808 250 6017 today.