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Fast-tracking the use of copper in the NHS to tackle AMR

Fast-tracking the use of copper in the NHS to tackle AMR

Rory Donnelly, clinical research director of Copper Clothing, discusses the need to fast track copper for use in the NHS as an antimicrobial material...
New global health insurance card for British citizens

New global health insurance card for British citizens

The UK has launched a new Global Health Insurance card (GHIC) as part of the new UK-EU deal. The UK has made a new agreement...
Lifesaving COVID-19 treatments for NHS patients

Lifesaving COVID-19 treatments for NHS patients

Patients in intensive care units across the UK will be receiving potentially lifesaving treatments for COVID-19. The government-funded REMAP-CAP clinical trial has shown that the...
NHS Digital services

COVID-19 pandemic leads to record usage in NHS Digital services in 2020

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the need to access healthcare remotely has soared, and NHS Digital services have seen a huge increase in usage throughout 2020
Cardiac surgery survival inequalities between private and NHS patients

Cardiac surgery survival inequalities between private and NHS patients

A new study has revealed that private medical patients are 20% less likely to die or develop complications following surgery than NHS patients. The study,...
BMJ says Christmas COVID-19 rules will overwhelm healthcare services

Christmas COVID-19 rules will overwhelm healthcare services

The British Medical Journal (BMJ) and the Health Service Journal (HSJ) have stated that the new COVID-19 Christmas rules will overwhelm the NHS. In order...
NHS hospitals to receive £600m for refurbishment

NHS hospitals to receive £600m for refurbishment

Funding of £600m will be provided to NHS Trusts across the country for refurbishment. Staff, patients, and visitors across all regions in England will be...
Supporting people and communities through social prescribing

Supporting people and communities through social prescribing

A new report has been launched today that reveals how the NHS can make small changes to better support local communities’ health and wellbeing. NHS...
https://www.gov.uk/government/news/16-million-to-introduce-digital-prescribing-in-hospitals

Hospitals in England to receive funding for digital prescribing

The UK Government is providing £16m in funding to hospitals across England to introduce digital prescribing. Patients and staff across 16 hospitals in England are...
digital inclusion

Digital inclusion fundamental to tackling health inequalities

The NHS’s Widening Digital Participation Programme, delivered by NHS Digital, found that tackling the ‘digital divide’ is essential to reducing health inequalities.
NHS should help people self-care with online health information gateway

NHS should help people self-care with online health information gateway

Experts are calling for the NHS to help people self-care by offering a clear online gateway to quality-assured information about minor health conditions. The call...
Total dedication to excellent wheelchair service delivery

Total dedication to excellent wheelchair service delivery

AJM Healthcare is one of the leading providers of NHS wheelchair services in the UK. Our corporate strategy is to focus exclusively on wheelchair services...
ADASS calls on UK Government to prioritise adult social care this winter

ADASS calls on UK Government to prioritise adult social care this winter

To ensure that working-age disabled people and older people get the care they need, the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS) is...
NHS looks to improve care with AI in Health and Care Awards

NHS looks to improve care with AI in Health and Care Awards

The NHS has announced that applications are now open for the second round of the AI in Health and Care Award. The NHS is continuing...
1.2m patients to benefit from improved NHS space in England

1.2m patients to benefit from improved NHS space in England

In England, 1.2 million patients are to benefit from the improvement to spaces across the NHS estate over the next three years. The initiative will...
treatment of neurological conditions

Scotland allocates £500,000 for treatment of neurological conditions

The government of Scotland has allocated nearly £500,000 in funding for 17 projects specialising in the treatment of neurological conditions. The investment, which totals £492,535,...
NHSCC report recommends teaching pupils about selfcare

Report recommends teaching pupils about selfcare

School pupils should learn about selfcare for minor ailments as part of a ‘wholesale cultural shift’ in attitudes towards health services, says a coalition...
Groundbreaking UK health projects receive government funding

Groundbreaking UK health projects receive government funding

A number of groundbreaking health projects have received £32m in government funding to help transform NHS healthcare delivery. The new projects that will be receiving...
Supporting the NHS through winter and beyond

Supporting the NHS through winter and beyond

In this article, David Hare, Chief Executive of the Independent Healthcare Providers Network, discusses the need for NHS support in preparation for the winter. With...
advances in digital communication

Advances in digital communication in the NHS: experts weigh in

An expert panel has offered in-depth analysis of current and future advances in digital communication across the UK’s healthcare sector. The panel, with participants including...

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