As Lottie Moore, Policy & Publishing Executive at Public Policy Projects writes, Covid-19 is not a pandemic that affects everyone equally. Rather, it is a syndemic: bringing together the concurrent pandemics of coronavirus, discrimination and disadvantage.
Health Call has developed a new online booking platform for healthcare staff to book their Covid-19 vaccinations. So far, seven NHS trusts across the North East and North Cumbria have gone live with the app.
In our drive to vaccinate the nation, we must not overlook the importance of antibody testing to help prioritise vaccine resources.
The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust has become the first of eight NHS trusts to deploy a state-of-the-art imaging IT solution from Sectra that is transforming how clinical staff examine crucial patient images.
Medical manufacturers are warning that the UK’s EU exit could result in PPE shortages for hospitals and healthcare institutions if urgent action is not taken.
A recent report has found that Covid-19 has improved employment relations, but evidences the need for investment into HR focusing on people skills and increasing freedom for frontline managers to make use of informal resolutions.
Independent SAGE have proposed a new "Safe School Policy' aimed at mitigating the harms of closures and enabling pupils to return to schools safely as soon as possible.
Public Policy Projects (PPP) and IQVIA joined forces to reflect upon the learnings of 2020 in a ‘past, present and future’ virtual fireside pre-Christmas conversation with Lord Ara Darzi, Blake Dark, Dr William van’t Hoff, Matthew Gould and Ben Osborn and Angela McFarlane.
Designed correctly, Integrated Care Systems (ICSs) should deliver care more responsively and effectively than anything to date. Jacqueline Mallender, Alastair Mitchell-Baker, Clare Morris, and Terry Young explore.
The CLINITEST Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test from Siemens Healthineers helps identify infected individuals in 15 minutes so they can isolate sooner and avoid spreading coronavirus.