HealthJanuary 21, 2021
Seven NHS trusts go live with vaccine booking app for staff
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.
HealthJanuary 20, 2021
Antibody testing in a vaccination setting
In our drive to vaccinate the nation, we must not overlook the importance of antibody testing to help prioritise vaccine resources.
Health PolicyJanuary 18, 2021
Time to end mixed messaging on NHS dentistry
Dr Martin Skipper, Head of Policy for the LDC Confederation highlights major discrepancies in the Government’s strategy for NHS dentistry during the pandemic.
HealthJanuary 14, 2021
How has Covid-19 affected employee relations?
A recent report has found that Covid-19 has improved employment relations, but evidences the need for investment into HR focusing on people skills and increasing freedom for frontline managers to make use of informal resolutions.
EducationJanuary 13, 2021
UK requires “National Education Task Force”
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.
HealthJanuary 5, 2021
New antigen test launched in UK for rapid detection of Covid
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.
HealthJanuary 4, 2021
WHO officially approves the first vaccine for global emergency use
The World Health Organization has now listed the Pfizer/BioNTech mRNA vaccine for emergency use, making it the first to receive emergency validation from WHO since the outbreak began a year ago
Health PolicyDecember 15, 2020
Rural hospitals left in the lurk says Nuffield Trust
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.
Op EdDecember 2, 2020
The National Infrastructure Strategy - better, greener, and faster?
Last week, the Government published its long-awaited National Infrastructure Strategy which sets out the vision for the future of the UK's infrastructure. With broad aims and significant ground to cover, is this strategy too little, too late?
Health PolicyDecember 2, 2020
NHS to undergo a bureaucracy busting drive
The Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has announced a new drive to motivate frontline health and care staff by reducing unnecessary bureaucracy and locking in positive changes seen during the pandemic. 
Health ProfessionsNovember 13, 2020
NHS trusts must rise to the challenge once again
The healthcare staff of the NHS are rising to meet the challenge presented by the second wave of Covid-19, explained Chief Executive of NHS Providers Chris Hopson who called for healthcare professionals to be celebrated.
HealthNovember 11, 2020
Striving for digitalisation in our hospitals
Innovation in healthcare is developing at an alarming rate. How can we harness this technology to streamline the acute sector?
HealthNovember 3, 2020
Building an effective Covid-19 immunisation strategy
Immunisations and vaccinations are the most effective public health interventions in the world, after clean water. Not only do they promote good health and reduce preventable morbidity and mortality, they also reduce the monumental pressures placed upon national health services.

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