Omicron: Better to act now than to wait for deaths – Javid

The health secretary is asked whether the government’s measures are out of step with the risk from Omicron. Source link

Deaths of people treated under the Mental Health Act rose during pandemic

An ex-health secretary warns staff shortages are now compromising patient safety in the NHS. Source link

Creatives With Disabilities Act to Promote Representation

Nov. 9, 2021 — In July, close to a dozen artists and creatives in the spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) community gathered virtually for a brainstorming session hosted by Genentech, a San Francisco-based biotechnology company. Genentech runs a program called SMA My Way, which aims to support the SMA community and raise awareness. SMA is a… Continue reading Creatives With Disabilities Act to Promote Representation

IN FULL: NSW Health Minister Brad Hazzard announces the state has recorded 1,599 cases | ABC News

NSW has recorded 1599 new cases of COVID-19 as well as eight deaths. Read more: For more from ABC News, click here: … source

Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

July 17, 2021 — The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the Affordable Care Act Thursday in a 7 to 2 vote, rejecting claims by the challengers that the requirement for all Americans to obtain health insurance is unconstitutional. The challengers were comprised of 18 GOP-dominated states, led by Texas, who took issue with the ACA’s… Continue reading Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act

Matt Hancock: 'This is on everyone to act together to hit deadline dates'

Hancock stressed that the rules still need to be followed despite the announcement of the easing of lock down road map. Source link