NHS Voices

This page shows items from the NHS Confederation news feed.

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

NHS Confederation welcomes CQC strategy consultation

The NHS Confederation has commented on the launch of the CQC’s strategy consultation.
7 January 2021, 3:16 pm

Look after each other so NHS can keep providing the care on which we rely

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest weekly urgent and emergency care sitrep.
7 January 2021, 3:01 pm

Stark test and trace figures reveal need to minimise social contact to protect loved ones and NHS

The NHS Confederation has commented on the latest test and trace figures.
7 January 2021, 2:48 pm

We may soon be offering vaccinations in sports stadiums but we also have the daily caseload to fill them, warns NHS Confederation

Danny Mortimer comments on the latest coronavirus figures which show that the daily death toll has now topped one thousand
6 January 2021, 7:00 pm

Restrictions entirely necessary for now

Darren Hughes, Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Welsh Government update on the spread of Coronavirus
6 January 2021, 1:06 pm

Lockdown necessary to reduce transmission now and protect people from harm

Danny Mortimer responds to the Prime Minister’s announcement of further restrictions
4 January 2021, 9:27 pm

The NHS in Wales continues to be under extreme pressure

Nesta Lloyd-Jones, Assistant Director of the Welsh NHS Confederation responds to the latest Welsh Government update on the Coronavirus pandemic
4 January 2021, 1:16 pm