Covid: Health Secretary Sajid Javid to detail new measures

The PM has already announced a tightening-up on mask-wearing and PCR tests for all arrivals in the UK. Source link

Former Health Secretary Matt Hancock given United Nations role

In a letter posted online by Mr Hancock, Ms Songwe said the “acceleration of vaccines that has led the UK move faster towards economic recovery is one testament to the strengths that you will bring to this role, together with your fiscal and monetary experience”. Source link

Hancock quits as health secretary after breaching Covid guidance

In a video posted on Twitter, Mr Hancock said: “I have been to see the prime minister to resign as secretary of state for health and social care.”I understand the enormous sacrifices that everybody in this country has made, that you have made, and those of us who make these rules have got to stick… Continue reading Hancock quits as health secretary after breaching Covid guidance

Queen describes Health Secretary Matt Hancock as 'poor man'

The Queen has held her first in person meeting with the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson in more than a year. Mr Johnson said it had been 15 months since the pair last met. HRH Queen Elizabeth II said she’d been talking to the Secretary of State for Health, Matt Hancock, calling him a “poor… Continue reading Queen describes Health Secretary Matt Hancock as 'poor man'

Five things Health Secretary Matt Hancock told MPs

The health secretary has been answering questions about his handling of the Covid-19 pandemic. Source link

Xavier Becerra Confirmed as HHS Secretary

March 18, 2021 — Xavier Becerra was confirmed as secretary of health and human services by the U.S. Senate on Thursday. The vote was 50 to 49, and Senator Susan Collins of Maine was the only Republican to support his confirmation, The New York Times reported. Becerra is a son of Mexican immigrants who became… Continue reading Xavier Becerra Confirmed as HHS Secretary