Calls to fight patient racism against GPs and staff

8 June 2021

Local Medical Committee (LMC) leaders have called on the Government to step up the fight against racism experienced by GPs and their staff, saying daily examples of this form of racism should be identified and publicised by Government ministers.

EU set to issue Digital Covid Certificate

8 June 2021

The European Parliament and the EU Council, representing the 27 Member States, have reached agreement on a draft Regulation put forward by the European Commission to set the rules for a Digital Covid Certificate.

Government trials plans to support people asked to self-isolate

8 June 2021

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) is to launch nine pilot schemes in England to test new, creative ways to help ensure people stick to self-isolation rules in areas with higher prevalence of infection ― including from new variants.