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Articles within the archive for August 2020

05/08/2020:Recruitment drive to tackle loneliness and improve lives - News
05/08/2020:Roll-out of two new tests for COVID-19 ahead of winter - News
07/08/2020:COVID-19: Virus continues to decline - News
07/08/2020:First online RCN Annual General Meeting held - News
12/08/2020:Chief nurse issues rallying call to ‘COVID generation’ - News
12/08/2020:Nursing degree apprenticeship plan ‘does not go far enough’ - News
14/08/2020:Coronavirus: UK orders 90 million virus vaccine doses - News
14/08/2020:Breast screening women in their 40s could save lives - News
14/08/2020:Mental health services face ‘rising tide’ in demand due to coronavirus - News
19/08/2020:Boost to national testing study will ‘offer new COVID-19 insights’ - News
19/08/2020:Formation of National Institute for Health Protection announced - News
26/08/2020:Obese patients ‘50 % more likely to die of COVID-19’ - News
26/08/2020:Africa declared free from wild polio - News
27/08/2020:Remote patient monitoring - Professional
27/08/2020:Cancer crisis: 88% of Brits can’t spot cancer signs - Blogs
27/08/2020:Who can care for carers during the pandemic - Blogs
28/08/2020:The environmental consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic - News
28/08/2020:When is COVID-19 not COVID-19? Staying vigilant in travel health - Clinical
28/08/2020:Delivering immunisations during the COVID-19 pandemic - Clinical
28/08/2020:Health Secretary draws ire of practice nurses over flu jab remarks - News
28/08/2020:Telehealth in the time of COVID - News

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