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# nhs - Monday 21 September, 2020

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

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

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

# nhs - Thursday 4 June, 2020

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

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.

# nhs - Friday 1 May, 2020

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

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

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

# nhs - Thursday 30 April, 2020

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

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

# nhs - Thursday 23 April, 2020

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

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

# nhs - Thursday 16 April, 2020

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

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

# nhs - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

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

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

# nhs - Sunday 12 April, 2020

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

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

# nhs - Thursday 9 April, 2020

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

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

# nhs - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

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

Premier League stars launch #PlayersTogether fund to help NHS

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

# nhs - Friday 27 March, 2020

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

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

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

# nhs - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

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

Chelsea provide free accommodation for NHS staff at Stamford Bridge hotel

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

# nhs - Friday 31 January, 2020

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in England

The two patients are members of the same family.

# nhs - Monday 9 December, 2019

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

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

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

# nhs - Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Jeremy Corbyn reveals unredacted documents which he says shows NHS is 'up for sale' On The Table This post contains videos

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

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

# nhs - Saturday 9 November, 2019

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

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

# nhs - Monday 24 June, 2019

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

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

# nhs - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

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

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

# nhs - Monday 19 November, 2018

UK healthcare professional arrested on suspicion of poisoning patients

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

# nhs - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

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

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

# nhs - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Female healthcare worker arrested over murder of eight babies at hospital in Chester

Police in Chester had been investigating the death of infants at the hospital since May 2017.

# nhs - Thursday 21 June, 2018

'Horrifying, shameful, unforgivable': UK families call for criminal charges over hospital deaths

An independent inquiry looked into deaths at Gosport War Memorial Hospital.

# nhs - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'We're one United Kingdom' - Theresa May describes EU plans as an Irish Sea border Across The Water This post contains videos

'We're one United Kingdom' - Theresa May describes EU plans as an Irish Sea border

May says that the EU’s ‘backstop’ plan is not acceptable.

# nhs - Sunday 13 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge Little Mix's next album could be about the NHS, if their fans have anything to do with it Don't Ask Twitter

Little Mix's next album could be about the NHS, if their fans have anything to do with it

This is why the internet cannot be trusted.

# nhs - Monday 5 February, 2018

Donald Trump has united British politicians after he went after the 'broke' NHS

Trump’s tweet comes after UK marchers have been calling for more NHS funding.

# nhs - Sunday 28 January, 2018

Number of elderly people with four or more diseases to double by 2035

A third of these people will be diagnosed with dementia, depression or a cognitive impairment.

# nhs - Friday 12 January, 2018

Surgeon who burnt his initials on the livers of two patients avoids jail and gets £10k fine

Simon Bramhall said he was trying to relieve tension in the operating theatre.

# nhs - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

'They have taken away my trust': Paramedic sprayed with 'noxious' liquid brands attackers cowards

The paramedic was treated for her injuries but was discharged from hospital.

# nhs - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

5,000 cyber-attacks were attempted against one Irish hospital in just 24 hours

The HSE decided to cut external communications, including emails and server connections, on Friday.

# nhs - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

There have been lots of cyber attacks on State websites that the public aren't even aware of

There have been calls for the Garda cyber crime unit to be beefed up.

# nhs - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Growing global cyberattack hits 200,000 victims so far and there's more to come

Fears for millions of users who will be turning on their computers tomorrow morning.

# nhs - Saturday 13 May, 2017

No reports of computer virus attacks in Ireland following global hacking

The situation is being monitored currently by the NCSC.

# nhs - Friday 12 May, 2017

HSE removes all external access to its network following NHS cyber attack

The HSE leadership convened a meeting tonight to decide what steps to take.

'This was an international attack': NHS plunged into chaos in large-scale cyber hack

Theresa May has said the cyber attack wasn’t specifically targeting the NHS.

# nhs - Monday 6 March, 2017

Ever lied on your CV? This NHS executive on £100k a year said he had two PhDs (he hadn't)

Jon Andrewes was sentenced to two years in jail at Exeter Crown Court today.

# nhs - Monday 27 February, 2017

Family wants criminal inquiry after 5-year-old turned away by GP dies of asthma attack in Wales

Ellie-May Clark was told to come back the next day after she was a few minutes late for her appointment.

# nhs - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Pfizer gets record fine for 2600% price increase on epilepsy drug

Pfizer raised prices to a level that were said to be “excessive and unfair”.

# nhs - Monday 14 December, 2015

Tinder encouraging users to swipe to donate their organs NHS

Tinder encouraging users to swipe to donate their organs

The NHS has teamed up with the dating app for an organ donor campaign.

# nhs - Monday 7 December, 2015

Ireland's health system is broken, we need an NHS model like the UK

Private for-profit health care systems are both more costly and provide lower quality care than public systems, writes Julien Mercille.

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