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# nhs - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

UK minister says deals to match inflation are unaffordable as nursing and rail strike loom
# Rmt Union
# Rmt Union

UK minister says deals to match inflation are unaffordable as nursing and rail strike loom

Nov 27th 2022, 4:34 PM 9,417 Views 4 Comments

British Transport Secretary Mark Harper said there ‘simply isn’t the money’.

# nhs - Last month November 2022

Online gambling causing surge of suicidal young men in A&E, NHS clinic says
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Online gambling causing surge of suicidal young men in A&E, NHS clinic says

Nov 23rd 2022, 8:00 AM 9,903 Views 7 Comments

Earlier this year the NHS stopped taking cash from the gambling industry for the treatment of people suffering addiction

# nhs - This year 2022

NHS sets up 'war rooms' to cope with difficult winter
# Healthcare
# Healthcare

NHS sets up 'war rooms' to cope with difficult winter

Oct 18th 2022, 10:29 PM 12,376 Views 7 Comments

Britain’s health service is preparing for a winter of flu, Covid and record staff vacancies

Archie Battersbee’s life support to be withdrawn on Saturday morning
# UK
# UK

Archie Battersbee’s life support to be withdrawn on Saturday morning

Updated Aug 5th 2022, 10:30 PM 47,364 Views 0 Comments

The 12-year-old has been in a coma since he was found unconscious by his mother in April.

UK court upholds decision to withdraw 12-year-old's life sustaining treatment
# Archie Battersbee
# Archie Battersbee

UK court upholds decision to withdraw 12-year-old's life sustaining treatment

Aug 2nd 2022, 5:51 PM 27,776 Views 7 Comments

Archie was found unconscious at his home by his mother on 7 April and has not regained consciousness since.

Increase minimum age for cigarettes each year until no-one can buy them, UK govt advised
# Tobacco
# Tobacco

Increase minimum age for cigarettes each year until no-one can buy them, UK govt advised

Jun 9th 2022, 6:17 PM 19,964 Views 42 Comments

Dr Javed Khan issued four critical ‘must-dos’ for the UK Government to act upon immediately.

Two more monkeypox cases confirmed in England
# Health
# Health

Two more monkeypox cases confirmed in England

May 14th 2022, 3:45 PM 67,108 Views 14 Comments

The cases are not linked to a previously confirmed case in England announced on 7 May.

Over 200 babies ‘could have survived’ if an NHS trust provided better care, report finds
# NHS
# NHS

Over 200 babies ‘could have survived’ if an NHS trust provided better care, report finds

Mar 30th 2022, 6:05 PM 5,640 Views 2 Comments

The Ockenden inquiry is the largest into a single NHS service.

# nhs - Last year 2021

England to introduce mandatory vaccination for frontline NHS staff, effective from 1 April
# Must Be Jabbed
# Must Be Jabbed

England to introduce mandatory vaccination for frontline NHS staff, effective from 1 April

Nov 9th 2021, 2:29 PM 15,032 Views 16 Comments

UK Health Secretary Sajid Javid announced the move today.

NHS Test and Trace programme ‘has failed on main objective’, report finds
# Test And Trace
# Test And Trace

NHS Test and Trace programme ‘has failed on main objective’, report finds

Oct 27th 2021, 7:45 AM 12,563 Views 6 Comments

MPs have been heavily critical of the programme in the report.

People in England aged 33 and 32 can book their Covid-19 vaccine from today
# NHS
# NHS

People in England aged 33 and 32 can book their Covid-19 vaccine from today

May 22nd 2021, 10:29 AM 12,304 Views 36 Comments

The NHS is urging everyone who is eligible to take up their jab at one of the 1,600 locations across the country.

One in five adults under 70 in England given first Covid jab - NHS
# NHS
# NHS

One in five adults under 70 in England given first Covid jab - NHS

Feb 25th 2021, 7:25 PM 9,581 Views 23 Comments

An estimated 20.3% of people aged 16 to 69 had received their first jab as of 21 February.

Tom Moore, the 100-year-old who raised £32 million for NHS, in hospital with Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Tom Moore, the 100-year-old who raised £32 million for NHS, in hospital with Covid-19

Feb 1st 2021, 7:50 AM 29,751 Views 27 Comments

Boris Johnson is among those to send good wishes to the charity fundraiser.

Johnson warns more lives will be lost as UK records deadliest day of pandemic
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Johnson warns more lives will be lost as UK records deadliest day of pandemic

Jan 21st 2021, 8:18 AM 27,823 Views 15 Comments

Boris Johnson said ‘the light will only really begin to dawn as we get those vaccinations out’.

Football stadium and conference centre among venues as England opens up its mass vaccination hubs
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Football stadium and conference centre among venues as England opens up its mass vaccination hubs

Jan 11th 2021, 1:08 PM 15,656 Views 47 Comments

Seven mass vaccination centres opened across England today.

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’
# England
# England

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’

Jan 8th 2021, 2:35 PM 31,492 Views 37 Comments

Sadiq Khan said that in some parts of London, one person in 20 now has Covid-19.

# nhs - All time

'Extreme concern': UK reports another record number of new Covid infections
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'Extreme concern': UK reports another record number of new Covid infections

Dec 29th 2020, 6:00 PM 52,383 Views 29 Comments

It’s up more than 10,000 on the record set yesterday.

FactCheck: No, it is not true that only people with pre-existing conditions have died from Covid-19 in the UK
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, it is not true that only people with pre-existing conditions have died from Covid-19 in the UK

Dec 17th 2020, 5:56 PM 17,853 Views 0 Comments

A post on social media has falsely claimed that the NHS confirmed no Covid-19 deaths occurred among people without a pre-existing condition.

Cross-border co-operation on Covid-19 raises hopes for all-island healthcare system amid Brexit fears
# Health
# Health

Cross-border co-operation on Covid-19 raises hopes for all-island healthcare system amid Brexit fears

Oct 18th 2020, 12:10 AM 33,992 Views 24 Comments

For years, cross-border healthcare has been slowly and tentatively developing. Now Brexit poses a threat.

UK at coronavirus ‘tipping point’ with risk of 50,000 daily cases by mid-October
# Winter
# Winter

UK at coronavirus ‘tipping point’ with risk of 50,000 daily cases by mid-October

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 7:30 PM 53,294 Views 58 Comments

Boris Johnson is expected to announce new measures to curb the spread of the virus tomorrow.

North introduces limits on household indoor gatherings to tackle Covid-19 spike
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

North introduces limits on household indoor gatherings to tackle Covid-19 spike

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 5:27 PM 29,940 Views 14 Comments

The new measures were announced this evening by the First and Deputy First Ministers.

Tyrone midwife on cover of British Vogue: 'I imagine my mum will be in Tesco buying all the copies she can'
# Role Models
# Role Models

Tyrone midwife on cover of British Vogue: 'I imagine my mum will be in Tesco buying all the copies she can'

Jun 4th 2020, 9:20 AM 72,455 Views 29 Comments

Rachel Millar had no idea she’d be on the cover when a photographer came to the hospital she works in a few weeks ago.

Shay Given heads up group to source PPE for frontline healthcare staff 'working to save our lives'
# CARE GIVEN
From The42
# CARE GIVEN

Shay Given heads up group to source PPE for frontline healthcare staff 'working to save our lives'

May 1st 2020, 4:26 PM 4,905 Views 5 Comments

The not for profit will use funds raised to manufacture masks approved for use in the NHS.

Boris Johnson promises 'comprehensive plan' in first press conference since recovering from Covid-19
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Boris Johnson promises 'comprehensive plan' in first press conference since recovering from Covid-19

Apr 30th 2020, 6:47 PM 13,059 Views 18 Comments

The plan is to include ways in which people might travel to work and how children can go back to school or into childcare

'I'm one of the lucky ones': Belfast solicitor speaks of Covid-19 recovery after 16-day coma
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'I'm one of the lucky ones': Belfast solicitor speaks of Covid-19 recovery after 16-day coma

Updated Apr 23rd 2020, 3:30 PM 31,461 Views 13 Comments

Niall Murphy spent 16 days in an induced coma, and another man Mark Burke was told he had 24 hours to live.

99-year-old raises £12m for NHS and funds pour in for family of pregnant nurse who died
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

99-year-old raises £12m for NHS and funds pour in for family of pregnant nurse who died

Apr 16th 2020, 7:29 AM 38,037 Views 13 Comments

Captain Tom Moore, who will turn 100 later this month, is walking laps of his garden to raise money for healthcare workers.

New official data says death toll from Covid-19 in England is 15% higher than NHS figures
# Up To 3 April
# Up To 3 April

New official data says death toll from Covid-19 in England is 15% higher than NHS figures

Apr 14th 2020, 11:14 AM 26,799 Views 27 Comments

The Office for National Statistics figures are based on all mentions of Covid-19 on a death certificate, unlike those compiled by the NHS.

Johnson praises NHS for saving his life as nurses told to refuse to work 'as last resort' over PPE
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Johnson praises NHS for saving his life as nurses told to refuse to work 'as last resort' over PPE

Apr 12th 2020, 7:49 AM 67,118 Views 125 Comments

More than 20 NHS staff are believed to have died from Covid-19.

Covid-19: 881 more deaths in the UK as death toll approaches 8,000
# Climbing
# Climbing

Covid-19: 881 more deaths in the UK as death toll approaches 8,000

Updated Apr 9th 2020, 6:01 PM 39,413 Views 27 Comments

The 881 new deaths is fewer than the rise of 938 that was reported yesterday.

Premier League stars launch #PlayersTogether fund to help NHS
# Coronavirus
From The42
# Coronavirus

Premier League stars launch #PlayersTogether fund to help NHS

Apr 8th 2020, 9:56 PM 6,500 Views 30 Comments

Top-flight professionals had come under fire over the last week.

Jurgen Klopp cried watching hospital staff singing ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’
# Empathy
From The42
# Empathy

Jurgen Klopp cried watching hospital staff singing ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’

Mar 27th 2020, 8:12 PM 7,545 Views 7 Comments

The Liverpool boss paid tribute to health workers during the coronavirus pandemic.

Chelsea provide free accommodation for NHS staff at Stamford Bridge hotel
# Helping Out
From The42
# Helping Out

Chelsea provide free accommodation for NHS staff at Stamford Bridge hotel

Mar 18th 2020, 12:34 PM 4,410 Views 2 Comments

The Premier League club have offered medical professionals rooms to stay in as they fight the coronavirus pandemic.

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in England
# England
# England

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in England

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 2:15 PM 108,175 Views 169 Comments

The two patients are members of the same family.

Boris Johnson pockets journalist's phone instead of looking at photo of child sleeping on hospital floor
# NHS
# NHS

Boris Johnson pockets journalist's phone instead of looking at photo of child sleeping on hospital floor

Dec 9th 2019, 4:11 PM 60,886 Views 40 Comments

Johnson then took the phone and said it is a “a terrible, terrible photo”.

Jeremy Corbyn reveals unredacted documents which he says shows NHS is 'up for sale'
# On The Table
# On The Table

Jeremy Corbyn reveals unredacted documents which he says shows NHS is 'up for sale'

Nov 27th 2019, 12:17 PM 20,322 Views 73 Comments

Corbyn says the documents show the trade talks were at a “very advanced stage”.

Explainer: Corbyn says Johnson plans to 'sell out' the NHS to Trump - but what does that actually mean?
# General Election
# General Election

Explainer: Corbyn says Johnson plans to 'sell out' the NHS to Trump - but what does that actually mean?

Nov 9th 2019, 10:00 PM 24,752 Views 33 Comments

It’s a big talking point – aside from Brexit – in the UK general election campaign. But what’s it all about?

Former British deputy PM John Prescott admitted to hospital after suffering stroke
# John Prescott
# John Prescott

Former British deputy PM John Prescott admitted to hospital after suffering stroke

Jun 24th 2019, 1:16 PM 11,734 Views 13 Comments

Prescott served as deputy Prime Minister to Tony Blair between the years of 1997 and 2007.

Bitter medicine: NHS 'harmed' in all Brexit scenarios, but no-deal will hit hardest
# Critical
# Critical

Bitter medicine: NHS 'harmed' in all Brexit scenarios, but no-deal will hit hardest

Feb 26th 2019, 6:10 AM 8,772 Views 7 Comments

In the run up to the 2016 Brexit vote, ‘Leave’ campaigners promised it would deliver millions for the NHS.

UK healthcare professional arrested on suspicion of poisoning patients
# Blackpool
# Blackpool

UK healthcare professional arrested on suspicion of poisoning patients

Nov 19th 2018, 3:25 PM 11,086 Views 1 Comment

The allegations related to the alleged mistreatment and neglect on the stroke unit in November 2018.

NHS hospitals in England risk drug shortages in no-deal Brexit scenario, leaked letter warns
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

NHS hospitals in England risk drug shortages in no-deal Brexit scenario, leaked letter warns

Aug 21st 2018, 8:19 AM 6,637 Views 16 Comments

With a no-deal Brexit looking increasingly possible, a group representing hospitals in England has sounded the warning.

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