CQC to relaunch “Because We All Care” campaign

30 November 2021

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has joined with Healthwatch and other health and care partners to support and encourage more people to provide feedback on health or social care services that they, or a loved one, have experienced.

Pregnant women urged to get Covid-19 vaccine

30 November 2021

Data published by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) on 25 November have provided further evidence that the Covid-19 vaccines are safe for pregnant women.

Government acts against new Omicron variant

29 November 2021

With nine cases already found in the UK, the Government has decided to take immediate action to curb the spread of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant which was detected earlier this month in South Africa.

Inquiry into future of general practice launched

23 November 2021

The House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee (HSCC) has launched an inquiry into the future of NHS general practice to examine the key challenges facing the sector over the next five years as well as the biggest current and ongoing barriers to access.