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Cancer patients more likely to die with Covid in UK than elsewhere in Europe

Cancer patients in the UK were 1.5 times more likely

13 April 2021

GP access to free video consultation systems extended until the end of the year

NHS England has extended a temporary central deal which will

13 April 2021

Over-45s invited as all priority patients now offered Covid jab

The next phase of the UK’s Covid-19 vaccination programme will

12 April 2021

Government ‘agrees’ vaccine certification should have ‘minimal impact’ on GPs

The Government has ‘accepted’ that any vaccine certification should have

12 April 2021

GPs warned against involvement in ‘Cancard’ cannabis ID scheme

The BMA and RCGP have said they do not support

12 April 2021

GPs can prescribe budesonide for Covid in some cases, after successful trial

GPs could prescribe budesonide inhalers as a Covid treatment ‘on

12 April 2021

GPs can give ‘third’ Covid vaccine dose and swap vaccines in exceptional circumstances

Patients should be given a third Covid vaccine dose in

12 April 2021

Bowel cancer screening extended to patients over 56 this month

Bowel cancer screening will begin to be extended to anyone

09 April 2021

GP vaccination sites will get no new first-dose deliveries at all over the next two weeks

GP-led sites will not receive any new first-dose Covid vaccine

09 April 2021