Barriers to accessing cannabis-based products for medicinal use on NHS prescription
This document provides information on the findings and recommendations following NHS England and NHS Improvement’s review of the barriers to prescribing of cannabis-based products for medicinal use.
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NHS thanks Muslim staff working through Ramadan and urges care over Eid21/05/2020 17:17:17
NHS leaders have today thanked and commended Muslim staff and key healthcare workers for serving on the frontline and in supporting roles whilst fasting during the month of Ramadan.
NHS expands offer of help to people with diabetes during coronavirus outbreak21/05/2020 09:15:00
People living with diabetes face a significantly higher risk of dying with COVID-19 with a third of deaths in England associated with the condition, according to new NHS research.
NHS Roadmap To Safely Bring Back Routine Operations15/05/2020 12:25:00
Health leaders have set out a series of measures to help local hospitals plan to increase routine operations and treatment, while keeping the necessary capacity and capability to treat future coronavirus patients.
Public told ‘act FAST’ as NHS uses artificial intelligence to speed up stroke care15/05/2020 09:15:00
The NHS is urging anyone who thinks they or a loved one have symptoms of the killer condition not be put off seeking help because of coronavirus but to ‘act FAST’.
More nurses should be coronavirus legacy says NHS chief14/05/2020 09:15:00
Nursing degree courses should be expanded to capitalise on the surge in interest in NHS careers prompted by the coronavirus pandemic, NHS chief executive Sir Simon Stevens said recently (12 May 2020).
More nurses should be coronavirus legacy says NHS chief13/05/2020 11:15:00
Nursing degree courses should be expanded to capitalise on the surge in interest in NHS careers prompted by the coronavirus pandemic, NHS chief executive Sir Simon Stevens said yesterday.
Six million more to benefit as NHS locks in the benefits of stronger partnerships12/05/2020 09:15:00
The NHS and its partners will be able to ‘lock in’ improvements to their work by putting whole-system planning at the heart of coronavirus recovery plans, the NHS’s Chief Operating Officer said yesterday.
Public called up to help the NHS ‘shine a light’ for our nurses11/05/2020 14:15:00
Nursing leaders are asking the public to ‘shine a light’ to mark International Nurses Day on Tuesday (12 May) and recognise the extraordinary work that their colleagues are doing in the fight against coronavirus.
Helping our heroes: NHS urges veterans to get help despite coronavirus outbreak08/05/2020 12:05:00
As the nation gears up to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day, the NHS wants all those who have served their country to know that dedicated help and support is still available despite the coronavirus outbreak.