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Public vigilance imperative as lockdown exit plans revealed

Responding to the plans to move out of lockdown outlined by the Prime Minister, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said public vigilance imperative as lockdown exit plans revealed
23 November 2020, 3:19 pm

Everyone in Wales can help us keep Coronavirus under control

Darren Hughes, director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Welsh Government Coronavirus update
23 November 2020, 2:13 pm

Extra £3 billion for the NHS welcome but the bare minimum

Responding to the reported extra £3 billion funding for the NHS, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said extra funding for the NHS was welcome but the bare minimum
22 November 2020, 10:30 am

Vaccine offers glimmer of hope but won’t save NHS this Christmas

Responding to today’s Downing Street briefing, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said vaccine offers glimmer of hope but won’t save NHS this Christmas
20 November 2020, 4:21 pm

NHS Confederation backs legislation to embed partnership working across health and care

Joint working across health and care should be embedded in law and encouraged through a new statutory duty for all providers, commissioners and other partners in local systems.
20 November 2020, 9:00 am

Remaining time in lockdown must be used to improve test and trace

The NHS Confederation has responded to the latest test and trace figures.
19 November 2020, 1:21 pm

Performance stats show the scale of the challenge the NHS in Wales is facing

Darren Hughes, Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest NHS Wales performance statistics released by Welsh Government
19 November 2020, 12:31 pm

Coordinated industry response to Covid-19 provides major boost to Welsh economy

New figures reveal that Welsh industry’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic has generated millions of pounds for the Welsh economy
18 November 2020, 9:52 am

Increases in COVID-19 deaths highlight need to follow restrictions

The NHS Confederation has responded to the latest COVID-19 mortality figures published by the ONS.
17 November 2020, 1:04 pm

Decreasing cases does not mean we should relax our behaviour

Nesta Lloyd-Jones, Assistant Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Coronavirus update from the Welsh Government
13 November 2020, 1:54 pm

Test and trace system has yet to see major progress as second wave persists

The NHS Confederation has responded to the latest test and trace figures.
12 November 2020, 2:15 pm

Performance figures show ‘significant pressures’ of COVID second wave

The latest performance figures from NHS England and NHS Improvement are evidence of how the second wave of coronavirus and its associated challenges are adding significant pressures to members’ ability to deliver the full range of services for patients, the NHS Confederation has said.
12 November 2020, 12:33 pm

Arts and health initiatives have been proven to improve health and wellbeing in Wales

The Welsh NHS Confederation and the Arts Council of Wales have renewed their commitment to raising awareness of the benefits that the arts can have on people’s health and wellbeing
11 November 2020, 9:58 am

COVID-19 mortality figures show ‘heavy toll’ of pandemic

As COVID-19 deaths continue to rise, the Government will need to pay close attention to the direction ONS mortality figures take over the coming weeks, the NHS Confederation has said.
10 November 2020, 1:12 pm

Primary care will be essential to COVID-19 vaccine programme and will need support

Ruth Rankine responds to NHS England and NHS Improvement’s letter to general practice and CCGs about preparations for a COVID-19 vaccination programme
10 November 2020, 9:28 am

NHS staff amongst first to receive COVID-19 vaccine

Responding to the Prime Minister’s press conference, Dr Layla McCay, director at the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, welcomed news that NHS staff amongst first to receive COVID-19 vaccine
9 November 2020, 5:09 pm

The hard work of the public must continue through the easing of restrictions

The Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, Darren Hughes responds to the latest Welsh Government Coronavirus update
9 November 2020, 2:01 pm

Postponed procedures will be rescheduled as soon as possible, says NHS Confederation

Responding to the news that all planned procedures at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham have been postponed and gynaecology procedures at Good Hope Hospital have also been paused, Dr Layla McCay, director at the NHS Confederation, said postponed procedures will be rescheduled as soon as possible, says NHS Confederation
6 November 2020, 3:45 pm

COVID-19 sparked NHS digital revolution and further financial support needed

Responding to the Public Accounts Committee’s report titled Digital transformation in the NHS, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, which represents organisations across the healthcare sector, said COVID-19 sparked NHS digital revolution and further financial support needed
6 November 2020, 2:00 am

Test and trace must do better as England’s second lockdown begins

Responding to the latest test and trace figures, Dr Layla McCay, director at the NHS Confederation, said test and trace must do better as England’s second lockdown begins
5 November 2020, 10:18 am