The head of the National Health Service in England says one #Covid patient is now being admitted to hospital every 30 seconds.
Lab group ordered to stop offering Covid tests: The health department has stopped a national private laboratory service conducting unaccredited Covid-19 screening tests.
In all, 32,689 National Health Service beds are currently occupied by people with covid-19, 50% more than in last year’s peak
The UK government put out a call yesterday for 250,000 regular citizens to volunteer to help bolster the National Health Service. In 24 hours, so far 405,000 have come forward to volunteer:
We will all miss Harry Leslie Smith - he was one of the giants whose shoulders we stand on. A World War Two veteran who dedicated his life to fighting for our National Health Service, a peaceful world and for countries to meet their moral responsibility by welcoming refugees.
In our election broadcast, NHS staff have one clear message. This election is life or death for the National Health Service. RT now ↓