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More than 30 million vaccinated with second dose

Latest figures show that more than 30 million people in the UK have received a second dose of a coronavirus vaccine.

Artificial pancreas for type 1 diabetes patients on NHS

An ‘artificial pancreas’ designed to revolutionise the life of people with Type 1 diabetes will be provided by the NHS.

Restrictions remain as vaccination programme accelerated

Step 4 of the roadmap out of lockdown will be delayed by up to four weeks and the vaccination programme accelerated.

Specialist long Covid services set up for children

The NHS is setting up specialist long Covid services for children and young people as part of a £100 million expansion of care.

Fears breast cancer progress could stall due to backlog

Cancer Research UK has reported that approximately 10,600 fewer breast cancer patients have started treatment in the last year in England.

Landmark change to blood donation eligibility rules

New eligibility rules that will allow more men who have sex with men to donate blood, platelets and plasma come into effect this week.

New pelvic health clinics to set up by NHS

Tens of thousands of pregnant women and new mums will receive support to prevent and treat incontinence and other pelvic floor issues.

Cancer backlog threatens ‘devastating health crisis’

Nearly 70 MPs, heads of medical colleges and leading oncologists are urging the government to deliver a new ‘radical’ national plan to tackle the cancer backlog.

 Health Business Features

Four principles of successful system-level transformation in healthcare

There are four key principles healthcare leaders should follow to embrace system level transformation, write PA Consulting

Why health professionals must speak to patients about air pollution

Global Action Plan's Catherine Kenyon explains the critical role health professionals can play in speaking to patients about air pollution

Covid-19 and NHS financial governance processes

The pandemic has created a radical change in working practices across the country and the NHS finance function is no different, writes Sarah Day

Shared patient waiting lists: How to manage NHS capacity as a system

With growing backlogs of patients waiting for surgery, the NHS must quickly grapple with how to treat those patients, writes Ashley MacNaughton and David Thorpe

What does the future hold for healthcare?

As automation impacts society, Sascha Giese examines what the future holds for healthcare

Delivering on techUK’s Ten Point Plan

Henry Rex looks at techUK's Ten Point Plan for Healthtech and why digital technology should be at the forefront of improving outcomes for patients

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