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NHS commits to long term support for race equality

A team of experts and £1 million annual investment are part of a package of measures in the NHS Long Term Plan, to improve race equality in the health service, as a new report highlights the...
11 hours 40 min ago

Cold weather alert: Level 2 – alert and readiness

Issued at 8.20am on Tuesday 15 January 2019 There is an 80 per cent probability of severe cold weather between 6.00am on Friday 18 January and 6.00am on Monday 21 January in parts of England. This...
1 day 15 hours ago

Patients avoid 7,500 nights in hospital with ‘tailored’ home help scheme

An NHS programme in Somerset has helped patients avoid 7,500 nights in hospital and freed up at least £2 million for other services. Somerset’s pioneering ‘Homefirst’ scheme offers patients who are...
2 days 1 hour ago

Update on the PrEP Impact Trial

Implementation of the PrEP Impact trial has been a huge success with over 10,000 participants already enrolled in this important HIV prevention measure. But, the speed of recruitment and demand for...
5 days 16 hours ago

Local NHS allocated £570 billion to fund the NHS Long Term Plan

Local health services today are being allocated £570 billion to fund NHS services and implement the new long term plan. Every area in England will receive a cash increase of at least 17% over the...
6 days 10 hours ago