NHS Confederation

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Caution and vigilance must be maintained to keep up momentum

The NHS Confederation has responded to the latest Downing Street press briefing.
7 May 2021, 5:10 pm

Clear communication vital to help vaccination programme continue at pace

The NHS Confederation has commented on the change in advice from the JCVI on the AstraZeneca vaccine.
7 May 2021, 11:14 am

PCN Network announces expanded board

The NHS Confederation has expanded the board of its PCN Network to reflect the diversity of roles within primary care networks and greater geographical representation across England.
7 May 2021, 7:05 am

Continue to be cautious to keep progress going

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest test and trace figures.
6 May 2021, 11:17 am

Female health and care staff report deteriorating health because of COVID 19

The physical and mental wellbeing of female health and care staff in England significantly worsened as a result of working through the COVID-19 pandemic with a marked deterioration since last summer, the results of a new survey show.
5 May 2021, 8:00 am

COVID-19 and the female health and care workforce survey update

Read this new report from the Health & Care Women Leaders Network, presenting the findings of a survey to find out how the impact of the pandemic on women working across health and care changed as the crisis progressed.
5 May 2021, 6:00 am

SAGE figures reassuring but vigilance still needed

The NHS Confederation has commented on SAGE data on COVID vaccination.
30 April 2021, 2:35 pm

NHS Confederation 'united with people of India'

The NHS Confederation’s chairman Lord Victor Adebowale has commented on the ongoing situation in India.
30 April 2021, 2:11 pm

Sir Simon Stevens ‘has left lasting legacy for NHS’

The NHS Confederation has commented on the news that Sir Simon Stevens is to step down.
29 April 2021, 1:15 pm

New cases down but key to success is supporting self-isolation

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest test and trace figures.
29 April 2021, 12:22 pm

Caution needed despite new findings and booster order shot in arm for vaccine programme

Commenting on the latest Downing Street press briefing, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said:Caution needed despite new findings and booster order shot in arm for vaccine programme
28 April 2021, 6:16 pm

36 organisations endorse new joint paper calling on the next Welsh Government to show national leadership on ending inequalities

With just one week to go before the Senedd election, 36 organisations from across health, social care, transport, and housing have signed up to a joint paper which calls for urgent Welsh Government action on health inequalities.
28 April 2021, 12:43 pm

Vaccination milestone evidence of heroic NHS efforts but crisis not over

The NHS Confederation has commented on the news that 25 per cent of adults have now had two doses of a COVID vaccine.
27 April 2021, 1:35 pm

Social care reform 'urgently and desperately needed'

Social care reform is now urgently and desperately needed, and the Government must set out a clear timetable, NHS Confederation chairman Lord Victor Adebowale has said.
27 April 2021, 12:26 pm

‘Remarkable’ vaccine efforts raise hopes of normality on the horizon

Ruth Rankine responds to the launch of the Government’s ‘Every vaccine gives us hope’ campaign
26 April 2021, 7:19 am

We need the public to continue to stick to the rules so that we have the best possible chance

Darren Hughes, director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, responds to the latest three-week Coronavirus restrictions review by the Welsh Government.
23 April 2021, 1:20 pm

Urgent action needed to address chronic undersupply of NHS staff

National health bodies call on Prime Minister to address NHS staff shortage
20 April 2021, 11:25 pm

Increase in ethnic minority vaccine uptake impressive, but vigilance remains crucial

Dr Layla McCay responds to latest Downing Street press conference with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Dr Nikki Kanani
20 April 2021, 6:26 pm

European Data Protection Board paves way for continued sharing of health data between EU and UK

The European Data Protection Board’s Opinion on the draft UK data adequacy decisions gives the green light to UK data protection standards, paving the way for uninterrupted sharing of relevant health data between the EU and UK, the NHS Confederation says.
20 April 2021, 2:07 pm

Government urged to act decisively with foreign travel restrictions as over 8m second vaccine doses administered

Dr Layla McCay responds to health secretary Matt Hancock’s statement to the House of Commons
19 April 2021, 5:02 pm