A document leaked from the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has revealed that the NHS’ shortage of 86 drugs might entail some medications being split in half.
Shortages of pneumococcal vaccine mean that GPs will be unable to offer it alongside flu vaccine in some groups of patients.
A new report by the National Audit Office found that NHS England missed vaccination targets for nearly all preschool vaccines in 2018/19.
Drop in coverage for all childhood vaccinations in the last year, official figures showSubscription
Rates of coverage for all 13 childhood vaccinations in England have fallen in the last year, according to new figures released by NHS Digital.
The number of hospital admissions for measles has increased by just over 66% in the past year, new figures released by NHS Digital have shown.