PCTs swine flu plans being tested by real life.

July 13, 2009


Source:Health Service Journal 9 July 2009

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Year of publication: 2009

Publication Type: News Story

In a nutshell: Primary care trusts’ swine flu plans are now being tested by real life events, the Department of Health has said.


NHS boss issues swine flu vaccine warning

July 13, 2009


Source:Health Service Journal 9th July 2009

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Year of publication: 2009

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In a nutshell: The head of NHS Scotland has warned it could take almost a year and a half to vaccinate everyone north of the border against swine flu.


Staff will be moved to help swine flu-hit areas says CMO

July 13, 2009


Source:Health Service Journal 9th July 2009

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Year of publication: 2009

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In a nutshell: The NHS is preparing to move staff between different areas to help services cope with the swine flu pandemic.


Hospital staff warning as NHS Confederation issues swine flu guidance

July 13, 2009


Source:Health Service Journal 9th July 2009

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Year of publication: 2009

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In a nutshell: Hospital staff warning as NHS Confederation issues swine flu guidance.


Roy Taylor appointed flu services director

July 13, 2009


Source:Health Service Journal 7th July 2009

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Year of publication: 2009

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In a nutshell: Efforts to ensure that NHS social care in England can cope with a flu pandemic have been strengthened by the appointment of a director of flu services.


GPs getting unclear advice on swine flu

July 6, 2009


Source:Health Service Journal

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Year of publication:2009

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In a nutshell: Only 9 per cent of GPs had been given regular, clear and concise guidance about swine flu.


Treatment approach announced for pandemic flu

July 6, 2009


Source:Health Protection Agency

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Year of publication: 2009

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In a nutshell: GPs will now diagnose cases on the basis of clinical observation rather than laboratory testing.