Covid vaccine comes too late to save ‘irreplaceable’ NHS worker

Covid vaccine comes too late to save ‘irreplaceable’ NHS worker

The husband of an NHS employee who died within days of a new Covid-19 vaccine becoming available had asked doctors if it could be used to save her life, but was told it was too late. Adela Baldwin-White, 47, of Grimsby, died in an intensive…

NHS adviser defends mass Covid testing amid ‘false negatives’ fears

NHS adviser defends mass Covid testing amid ‘false negatives’ fears

A senior NHS adviser has defended the massive use of rapid go-through coronavirus testing amid concerns that a high level of “false negatives” is giving people a misguided sense of reassurance. Government figures released earlier this week from Liverpool – where the massive rollout of…

Vaccine won't remove coronavirus risk for overburdened NHS, say experts

Vaccine won't remove coronavirus risk for overburdened NHS, say experts

The coronavirus vaccine to be rolled out in the UK next week will not eliminate the risk of increased patient intake for the NHS, experts have warned. The UK’s four Chief Medical Officers have written to health workers warning that the deployment of vaccines will…

Vaccination to start Tuesday as NHS chief explains the process

Vaccination to start Tuesday as NHS chief explains the process

Chris Hopson, chief executive of NHS Providers, said the vaccines will have reached hospital centers for vaccinations to begin on Tuesday. He told BBC Breakfast, “That’s when we expect the first batches to be administered.” Mr. Hopson said hospitals are figuring out how many nursing…

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