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20 August 2020

COVID-19: Effective Test and Trace Could Reduce R Number by Up to 26%

New research from Imperial College London suggests the COVID-19 reproduction rate, or R number, could be reduced by up to 26% if test and trace ...
9 April 2020

State of the World’s Nursing Revealed amid COVID-19 Outbreak

With healthcare services asking more of their nursing staff than ever before, a newly published report has highlighted the urgent need to support and strengthen the ...
9 April 2020

Imperial College London Receives 3000 Litres of Alcohol for Hand Sanitiser

A London-based gin distillery has announced it will donate 3000 litres of alcohol to bolster hand sanitiser production at Imperial College London. The donation – from ...
7 April 2020

Could Smartphone Apps Trace COVID-19 ‘Close Contacts’?

A newly published research paper from Oxford University highlights how a smartphone app could help contain the COVID-19 pandemic. The app in question would automatically ...

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14 April 2020

UK space technologies to boost NHS Coronavirus response

The UK space industry has some of the brightest minds in the country and is well placed to support the unprecedented national effort to overcome ...
22 April 2020

Wales to roll out once-a-month injection for recovering heroin addicts to help protect NHS staff

Wales will become the first part of the UK to make a new once-a-month injection for recovering heroin addicts routinely available.<img class="alignright wp-image-121630 size-large" src="” ...
27 April 2020

Swansea University helping fight coronavirus by getting ambulances back on the road in rapid time

Swansea University has successfully won funding to reduce the time it takes to sanitise ambulances after carrying a suspected Covid-19 positive patient.<img class="alignright wp-image-135541 size-large" ...
29 April 2020

Rapid coronavirus research

Research projects to increase the understanding of coronavirus (COVID-19), screen potential treatments and support clinical trials will benefit from almost £5 million of Scottish Government ...

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8 August 2019

£250 Million Pledge for NHS Artificial Intelligence

The UK Government has announced its third batch of funding to the NHS this week, pledging that £250 million will be invested into artificial intelligence ...
5 August 2019

NHS Gives £48m Cash Boost for Isle of Wight NHS Trust to Redesign Acute Services

The Isle of Wight NHS Trust has received a share of £850 million in new funding, along with 20 other NHS organisations. Funding for NHS Trust The ...
5 August 2019

NHS Providers Welcome Capital Investment Plan

NHS Providers has warmly welcomed the capital investment plan into the health sector, but warns that to ensure long-term improvements can be delivered this funding ...

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21 January 2020

Post Election Review: What Does it Mean For NHS Spending?

Since the December 2019 General Election, which the Conservative Party won with a majority of 80, the NHS has been set for a post-election boost ...

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