Category: Viruses

Inspiring collaborations across the North which have helped patients and NHS staff cope with the pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic have been recognised in the NHS in the North Excellence in Supply Awards 2021. The event was staged on an…

DAM HEALTH TO SUPPORTGROUNDBREAKING COURSETOTRAINSCIENTISTS OF THE FUTURE    One of the UK’s leading technology educators and innovators CREDERSIhave teamed up with Covid testing solutions company DAM Health  to create the world’s first virtual reality Covid-19 lab training syllabus.    The move is aimed at increasing the number of lab technicians…

The British healthcare and testing company that provides rapid PCR testing for airline passengers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport, in partnership with Test Assurance Group (TAG) and Liverpool John Lennon Airport, has today warned that a ‘no mask’ policy for air travel could ignite a…

“Wash your hands. Wash for at least 20 seconds. Do it often.” How many times have we heard this advice from epidemiologists since the covid-19 pandemic began? That’s because since the 19th century hand-washing has been at the heart of…

AKEA LIFE REPORTS 500% SURGE IN MENTAL HEALTH ‘TICKING TIME BOMB’ REFERRALS SINCE LOCKDOWN RESTRICTIONS LIFTED  An independent British healthcare company which provides a UK wide GP service has reported a 500% surge in calls and access to its services…

The CEO of a British technology training firm and tech think tank has warned of a looming crisis facing UK laboratories – in particular those at the forefront of Covid-19 testing – due to a massive shortage of qualified and skilled lab technicians. …

TRANSPORT MINISTER GRANT SHAPPS BLASTED OVER SHAMBOLIC ‘GREEN LIST’ & TRAFFIC LIGHT SYSTEM    Leading British healthcare company SALUTARIS PEOPLE has warned of the potential chaos which could unfold from next week when the Government is expected to formally lift the ban on ‘illegal…

Osmotex has developed the Osmotex Steriliser Technology that can make textiles and personal items virus and bacteria free. The company has now launched the first series of masks for early adopters at the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. With the Covid-19 outbreak…

One influence of COVID-19 is its change to our lifestyle and perception on healthcare. Social distancing, limited medical resources and more attention to healthcare lead to a move from centralized hospital to remote patient monitoring. In addition, the availability of…

The UK is now faced with a tidal wave of need for rehabilitation services and occupational therapists are uniquely placed to help with it. As a result of COVID-19, The Royal College of Occupational Therapists (RCOT) in England and across…