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NHS England Board meeting – 25 May 2017

The next NHS England Board meeting will take place on 25 May 2017 from approximately 10.45am at Skipton House, 80 London Road, London, SE1 6LH. If you would like to attend, please register your interest by emailing england.boardattendance@nhs.net and let us know … Continue reading

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Cyber attack – updated statement and background information from NHS England on hospital and GP services

Dr Anne Rainsberry, NHS Incident Director, said: “The NHS has continued to treat patients throughout the weekend. We have been working with 47 organisations providing urgent and emergency care who have been infected to varying degrees. Most have found ways … Continue reading

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Cyber Attack – updated statement and background information from NHS England on hospital and GP services:

Dr Anne Rainsberry, NHS Incident Director, said: “The NHS has continued to treat patients throughout the weekend. We have been working with 47 organisations providing urgent and emergency care who have been infected to varying degrees. Most have found ways … Continue reading

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Cyber attack – updated statement and background information from NHS England

As of 3pm yesterday, two hospitals remained on divert following the ransomware cyber attack, down from seven yesterday. NHS England is continuing to work with GP surgeries to ensure that they are putting in place a range of measures to … Continue reading

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Cyber attack – updated statement from NHS England

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Latest guidance for the NHS on protecting against cyber attack

NHS Digital has produced guidance documentation for NHS organisations impacted by the cyber incident.  This information has been sent directly to NHS organisations via CareCERT bulletins but it can also be accessed on the NHS Digital website via the link … Continue reading

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NHS England statement on reported NHS cyber attack

Dr Anne Rainsberry, NHS Incident Director, said: “We’d like to reassure patients that if they need the NHS and it’s an emergency that they should visit AE  or access emergency services in the same way as they normally would and … Continue reading

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Statement on reported NHS cyber attack

A number of NHS organisations have reported to NHS Digital that they have been affected by a ransomware attack which is affecting a number of different organisations. For further information please read the statement from NHS Digital and for updates … Continue reading

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NHS and leading suppliers join forces to cut sugary drinks

The NHS is today (Friday) stepping up the battle against obesity, diabetes and tooth decay by announcing that sugary drinks will be banned in hospital shops beginning from next year unless suppliers voluntarily take decisive action to cut their sales … Continue reading

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Report sets out progress on race equality standards for all NHS trusts in England

A second annual report into race equality across the NHS has been published today (19 April). The Workforce Race Equality Standard (WRES) report publishes data from providers of NHS-funded care, including the voluntary and private sector, to demonstrate how they … Continue reading

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