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Never more important to stay at home and protect the NHS

Danny Mortimer responds to the latest Downing Street press conference
22 January 2021, 6:03 pm

NHS Wales working as hard as we can to administer vaccines

Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, Darren Hughes, responds to the latest update on the Coronavirus pandemic given by the Welsh Government
22 January 2021, 1:16 pm

Mental Health Network co-signs letter of solidarity

The Mental Health Network is proud to share a message of solidarity with all those working in health, care and education through Covid-19
21 January 2021, 4:17 pm

NHS Wales working hard to plan for how we deal with the backlog of patients

Darren Hughes, director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, responds to figures released today which show that hospital waiting time figures in Wales ‘worst on record’
21 January 2021, 3:16 pm

Better test and trace figures appear reassuring but still incumbent on all of us to keep to restrictions

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest test and trace figures.
21 January 2021, 1:31 pm

Latest urgent and emergency care sitrep paints very concerning picture

The NHS Confederation has responded to the latest urgent and emergency care sitrep.
21 January 2021, 12:02 pm

Discharge measures will help to find much-needed extra capacity

Miriam Deakin responds on behalf of the Community Network to NHS England and NHS Improvement’s letter on improving discharge patient flow
21 January 2021, 9:18 am

The NHS in Wales remains in a very precarious position

Darren Hughes, Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Welsh Government update on the Coronavirus pandemic
20 January 2021, 1:33 pm

Every Mind Matters campaign welcome as mental health just as important as physical

The Mental Health Network has commented on the Public Health England survey on mental wellbeing and the Every Mind Matters campaign.
18 January 2021, 4:04 pm

Monthly mortality figures bring home extent of COVID emergency

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest monthly ONS mortality figures.
18 January 2021, 3:49 pm

Not time to take foot off the pedal as nation still grappling with COVID emergency

The NHS Confederation has responded to the latest Downing Street press briefing.
15 January 2021, 6:23 pm

The number of people in critical care in Wales is still at extremely high levels

The Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation, Darren Hughes responds to the latest Welsh Government update on the Coronavirus pandemic
15 January 2021, 3:08 pm

New figures show enormous pressure NHS is under

The NHS Confederation has commented on NHS England’s monthly performance figures.
14 January 2021, 12:56 pm

NHS shows amazing resilience but cannot continue to run this hot

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest urgent and emergency care sitrep.
14 January 2021, 12:44 pm

World leading experts appointed to NHS Race and Health Observatory as it begins work to tackle health inequalities and impact of COVID-19

The NHS Race and Health Observatory, which is supported by NHS England and hosted by the NHS Confederation, has appointed its full board of non-executive directors, bringing in some of the world’s leading experts on health inequalities.
14 January 2021, 9:30 am

Mental Health Network welcomes proposed reforms to mental health laws

The Mental Health Network has commented on the publication of the Mental Health Act White Paper.
13 January 2021, 9:30 am

Everyone has the potential to be a life saver or taker depending on their actions, warns NHS Confederation

Responding to today’s Downing Street briefing and the publication of the COVID-19 vaccines delivery plan, Danny Mortimer, chief executive of the NHS Confederation, said everyone has the potential to be a life saver or taker depending on their actions
11 January 2021, 6:58 pm

The biggest vaccination programme the NHS in Wales has ever had to deliver

Darren Hughes, director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the Welsh Government’s vaccination plan announcement
11 January 2021, 1:57 pm

Moderna vaccine approval welcome but COVID-19 crisis isn't over

With every new vaccine and treatment, the vice-like grip of the virus will, in time, loosen that bit more, but we must remember that while the latest approval is a milestone, it does not mean the COVID-19 crisis is over, the NHS Confederation said.
8 January 2021, 3:30 pm

Greater pressures expected over the coming weeks in NHS across Wales

Darren Hughes, Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Welsh Government update on the Coronavirus pandemic
8 January 2021, 2:01 pm