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NHS sets out long COVID action plan

Patients with long-lasting symptoms from COVID will have access to more convenient tests and checks closer to home, under new measures announced by NHS England

UK opens public inquiry into COVID-19

The inquiry chair, retired High Court judge Baroness Hallett, made a pledge to conclude matters as ‘speedily as possible so lessons are learned before another pandemic strikes’

NHS staff honoured with George Cross presentation

Amanda Pritchard, chief executive of NHS England has praised the exceptional efforts and skill of health service staff across the country, after being presented the George Cross by The Queen at Windsor Castle

COVID-19 sick pay changes 'neglectful and unfair'

The Department of Health and Social Care has announced changes to the way COVID-19-related sickness absence and self-isolation will be managed for NHS staff in England, a move sharply criticised by the RCN and other healthcare organisations

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