All older residents of eligible care homes across England have now been offered a Covid-19 vaccine, NHS England has announced.
Covid-19 has adversely affected people’s health across the globe, and many have lost their lives due to complications from having other medical conditions like high blood pressure (HBP) and Type2 diabetes (T2D).
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) and Siemens Healthineers have today announced a 15-year technology partnership, of an approximate value of £123 million, “set to transform patient care delivery” across eight hospital sites.
As Lottie Moore, Policy & Publishing Executive at Public Policy Projects writes, Covid-19 is not a pandemic that affects everyone equally. Rather, it is a syndemic: bringing together the concurrent pandemics of coronavirus, discrimination and disadvantage.
Health Call has developed a new online booking platform for healthcare staff to book their Covid-19 vaccinations. So far, seven NHS trusts across the North East and North Cumbria have gone live with the app.
The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has become the first of eight NHS trusts to deploy a state-of-the-art imaging IT solution from Sectra that is transforming how clinical staff examine crucial patient images.
Medical manufacturers are warning that the UK’s EU exit could result in PPE shortages for hospitals and healthcare institutions if urgent action is not taken.
A new report from Public Health England (PHE) had found that past Covid-19 infections provide up to 83 per cent of protection against reinfection.
Independent SAGE have proposed a new "Safe School Policy' aimed at mitigating the harms of closures and enabling pupils to return to schools safely as soon as possible.
Public Policy Projects (PPP) and IQVIA joined forces to reflect upon the learnings of 2020 in a ‘past, present and future’ virtual fireside pre-Christmas conversation with Lord Ara Darzi, Blake Dark, Dr William van’t Hoff, Matthew Gould and Ben Osborn and Angela McFarlane.
Enabling large-scale, swift and effective decision-making and data monitoring will be crucial to ensuring digital longevity of health and care.
The CLINITEST Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test from Siemens Healthineers helps identify infected individuals in 15 minutes so they can isolate sooner and avoid spreading coronavirus.
Hospitals in remote and rural areas face a steep climb to recover waiting lists if national pandemic measures continue to overlook long-stated workforce and capacity challenges.