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# nhs - Thursday 25 February, 2021

One in five adults under 70 in England given first Covid jab - NHS
# NHS
# NHS

One in five adults under 70 in England given first Covid jab - NHS

Feb 25th 2021, 7:25 PM 9,563 Views 23 Comments

An estimated 20.3% of people aged 16 to 69 had received their first jab as of 21 February.

# nhs - Monday 1 February, 2021

Tom Moore, the 100-year-old who raised £32 million for NHS, in hospital with Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Tom Moore, the 100-year-old who raised £32 million for NHS, in hospital with Covid-19

Feb 1st 2021, 7:50 AM 29,720 Views 27 Comments

Boris Johnson is among those to send good wishes to the charity fundraiser.

# nhs - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Johnson warns more lives will be lost as UK records deadliest day of pandemic
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Johnson warns more lives will be lost as UK records deadliest day of pandemic

Jan 21st 2021, 8:18 AM 27,806 Views 15 Comments

Boris Johnson said ‘the light will only really begin to dawn as we get those vaccinations out’.

# nhs - Monday 11 January, 2021

Football stadium and conference centre among venues as England opens up its mass vaccination hubs
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Football stadium and conference centre among venues as England opens up its mass vaccination hubs

Jan 11th 2021, 1:08 PM 15,635 Views 47 Comments

Seven mass vaccination centres opened across England today.

# nhs - Friday 8 January, 2021

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’
# England
# England

London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’

Jan 8th 2021, 2:35 PM 31,467 Views 37 Comments

Sadiq Khan said that in some parts of London, one person in 20 now has Covid-19.

# nhs - Tuesday 29 December, 2020

'Extreme concern': UK reports another record number of new Covid infections
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'Extreme concern': UK reports another record number of new Covid infections

Dec 29th 2020, 6:00 PM 52,338 Views 29 Comments

It’s up more than 10,000 on the record set yesterday.

# nhs - Thursday 17 December, 2020

FactCheck: No, it is not true that only people with pre-existing conditions have died from Covid-19 in the UK
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: No, it is not true that only people with pre-existing conditions have died from Covid-19 in the UK

Dec 17th 2020, 5:56 PM 17,470 Views 0 Comments

A post on social media has falsely claimed that the NHS confirmed no Covid-19 deaths occurred among people without a pre-existing condition.

# nhs - Sunday 18 October, 2020

Cross-border co-operation on Covid-19 raises hopes for all-island healthcare system amid Brexit fears
# Health
# Health

Cross-border co-operation on Covid-19 raises hopes for all-island healthcare system amid Brexit fears

Oct 18th 2020, 12:10 AM 33,891 Views 24 Comments

For years, cross-border healthcare has been slowly and tentatively developing. Now Brexit poses a threat.

# nhs - Monday 21 September, 2020

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

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

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 7:30 PM 53,276 Views 58 Comments

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
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

North introduces limits on household indoor gatherings to tackle Covid-19 spike

Updated Sep 21st 2020, 5:27 PM 29,909 Views 14 Comments

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'
# Role Models
# Role Models

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

Jun 4th 2020, 9:20 AM 72,394 Views 29 Comments

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

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

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

May 1st 2020, 4:26 PM 4,879 Views 5 Comments

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
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

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

Apr 30th 2020, 6:47 PM 13,035 Views 18 Comments

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
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

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

Updated Apr 23rd 2020, 3:30 PM 31,414 Views 13 Comments

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
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

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

Apr 16th 2020, 7:29 AM 37,995 Views 13 Comments

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
# Up To 3 April
# Up To 3 April

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

Apr 14th 2020, 11:14 AM 26,781 Views 27 Comments

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
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

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

Apr 12th 2020, 7:49 AM 67,094 Views 125 Comments

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
# Climbing
# Climbing

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

Updated Apr 9th 2020, 6:01 PM 39,402 Views 27 Comments

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

# nhs - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

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

Premier League stars launch #PlayersTogether fund to help NHS

Apr 8th 2020, 9:56 PM 6,478 Views 30 Comments

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

# nhs - Friday 27 March, 2020

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

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

Mar 27th 2020, 8:12 PM 7,523 Views 7 Comments

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

# nhs - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

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

Chelsea provide free accommodation for NHS staff at Stamford Bridge hotel

Mar 18th 2020, 12:34 PM 4,361 Views 2 Comments

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
# England
# England

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in England

Updated Jan 31st 2020, 2:15 PM 108,143 Views 169 Comments

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
# NHS

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

Dec 9th 2019, 4:11 PM 60,856 Views 40 Comments

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
# On The Table

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

Nov 27th 2019, 12:17 PM 20,300 Views 73 Comments

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?
# General Election
# General Election

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

Nov 9th 2019, 10:00 PM 24,722 Views 33 Comments

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
# John Prescott
# John Prescott

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

Jun 24th 2019, 1:16 PM 11,546 Views 13 Comments

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
# Critical
# Critical

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

Feb 26th 2019, 6:10 AM 8,754 Views 7 Comments

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
# Blackpool
# Blackpool

UK healthcare professional arrested on suspicion of poisoning patients

Nov 19th 2018, 3:25 PM 11,064 Views 1 Comment

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
# Brexit Wounds
# Brexit Wounds

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

Aug 21st 2018, 8:19 AM 6,621 Views 16 Comments

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
# Chester
# Chester

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

Jul 3rd 2018, 11:00 AM 28,946 Views 27 Comments

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
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

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

Jun 21st 2018, 7:55 AM 16,340 Views 7 Comments

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
# Across The Water

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

Jun 17th 2018, 12:56 PM 63,848 Views 105 Comments

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

# nhs - Sunday 13 May, 2018

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

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

May 13th 2018, 11:56 AM 4,190 Views 1 Comment

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
# Sacred Cow
# Sacred Cow

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

Feb 5th 2018, 7:50 PM 29,373 Views 51 Comments

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
# Research
# Research

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

Jan 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 9,586 Views 7 Comments

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
# Branded
# Branded

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

Jan 12th 2018, 2:51 PM 44,414 Views 40 Comments

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
# London
# London

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

Jul 18th 2017, 4:28 PM 23,320 Views 14 Comments

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
# Wannacry
# Wannacry

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

May 17th 2017, 5:40 PM 17,939 Views 19 Comments

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
# Think Before You Click
# Think Before You Click

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

May 16th 2017, 6:15 AM 9,988 Views 21 Comments

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
# Global Attack
# Global Attack

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

May 14th 2017, 7:10 PM 19,728 Views 40 Comments

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

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