Covid: Javid orders review of medical device racial bias

The health secretary responds to research suggesting oximeters work less well for darker-skinned people. Source link

Liberty University Orders Campus-Wide Quarantine for COVID-19

Aug. 30, 2021 — Liberty University in Virginia announced a temporary campus-wide quarantine due to a spike in COVID-19 cases among students and staff. The quarantine began Monday and is scheduled to end on Sept. 10, according to The Associated Press. The university has about 15,000 students and 5,000 faculty and staff on… Continue reading Liberty University Orders Campus-Wide Quarantine for COVID-19

UK orders 35 million more Pfizer vaccine doses

The government say it is preparing for Covid boosters to protect the most vulnerable this year. Source link

'Do not resuscitate' orders reviewed by regulator

An official investigation will be published on Thursday 18 March, looking into the misuse of do not resuscitate orders. Throughout the pandemic charities have highlighted that the orders, which limit the medical help that people can receive, have been repeatedly placed on people with learning disabilities without their families being consulted. People with learning disabilities… Continue reading 'Do not resuscitate' orders reviewed by regulator