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Readying the NHS and adult social care in England for COVID-19

The National Audit Office (NAO) has today published Readying the NHS and adult social care in England for COVID-19, a factual overview of the...
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Public reassurance needed over slow road to NHS recovery

The NHS faces a slow road to recovery and the Government must manage expectations to retain public confidence. That is the message from the NHS...
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Digital transformation in the NHS

A new report by the National Audit Office (NAO) on digital transformation in the NHS has found that recent investment in digital transformation has...
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New NHS research into diabetes and coronavirus has found that people living with diabetes face a significantly higher risk of dying with COVID-19 with...
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New health information quality mark launched

PIF TICK, a new UK health information quality mark has launched. The Patient Information Forum has launched the PIF TICK to replace the Information Standard...
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NHS roadmap to safely bring back routine operations during COVID-19

Health leaders have set out a series of measures to help local hospitals plan to increase routine operations and treatment, while keeping the necessary...
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NHS Confederation launches NHS Reset campaign for a post COVID-19 NHS

The NHS Confederation has launched the NHS Reset campaign to contribute to the public debate on what the health and care system should look...
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Mobile coronavirus testing units for frontline workers

Mobile coronavirus testing units, operated by the Armed Forces, will travel around the UK to increase access to coronavirus testing. Essential workers and the most...
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Medicspot rolls out remote COVID-19 diagnosis system

Medicspot is rolling out the technology for remote COVID-19 diagnosis to protect staff and patients amid the COVID-19 outbreak. Working in partnership with clinical commissioning...
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NICE coronavirus guidelines on gastrointestinal and liver conditions and acute myocardial injuries

NICE has published two new rapid coronavirus guidelines on the care of patients with suspected and confirmed COVID-19. They cover the management of disorders of...

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