The cost of NHS coronavirus tests for international travel are being reduced from £88 to £68 each from today, the government has announced.
A record number of patients are waiting to start routine hospital treatment, latest figures from NHS England show – and analysis by Sky News suggests the backlog of patients is far worse in some areas than others.
Four gang members have been found guilty of the brutal killing of a 24-year-old NHS worker in Newham, east London.
Almost 14 million people could be on the NHS waiting list in England by next autumn, new analysis suggests.
A record 689,313 alerts were sent to users of the NHS COVID-19 app in England and Wales in a week, new figures show.
The contaminated blood scandal has been described as the worst treatment disaster in the history of the NHS.
Police response times are ‘under strain’ as some forces deal with staffing shortages caused by the ‘pingdemic’, it has been suggested.
A 3% pay rise from the government to NHS workers in England has been heavily criticised as “paltry”, “appalling” and “shambolic” by union leaders.
The number of patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19 every day in England has more than doubled since the start of July.
The number of people waiting for NHS hospital treatment could reach 13 million in the months to come due to the COVID backlog, the health secretary has said.
The government has ruled out any redress scheme for women impacted by three NHS scandals.
A relative of the Whitehall director alleged to have had an extramarital affair with Matt Hancock, the health secretary, is an executive at a private healthcare company which has won a string of NHS contracts.
NHS chief Sir Simon Stevens has failed to confirm he has confidence in Matt Hancock.
Coronavirus vaccinations will be made compulsory for care home staff, Matt Hancock has confirmed.
More than one million people booked a COVID-19 vaccine through the NHS website on Tuesday – a record high.
There was a “Glastonbury-style” rush for coronavirus vaccine appointments after the rollout was expanded to people in England over the age of 25, the NHS has said.
An NHS system set to extract patient data from doctors’ surgeries in England should be paused from doing so until people are told what information will be made available, Labour says.
Vaccines appear to have “broken the chain” between catching coronavirus and becoming seriously ill, an NHS boss has said.
A woman who has been in and out of prison for 25 years is trying to become the first to publicly sue the NHS over claims of bad mental health care in jail.
A TikTok trend where teenagers use tiny magnets as fake tongue piercings has prompted the NHS to call for the metal balls to be banned.
Matt Hancock committed a “minor breach” of the ministerial code when a coronavirus contract was awarded to his sister’s company in which he had share holdings, an independent report has found.
NHS England has urged Instagram to stop users selling a “dangerous” unlicensed weight-gain drug.
Britons will find out which countries they will be able to enjoy quarantine-free travel to this summer “in the next couple of weeks” – as the transport secretary confirmed an NHS app will be used as a COVID passport for travel abroad.
Charities and health organisations have warned the COVID-19 pandemic is having a “catastrophic” impact on NHS services – as the number of people in England waiting to start hospital treatment hits a new record high.
Prince William has described the NHS as “probably the most admired organisation around” as he paid tribute to its handling of the pandemic.
The prime minister has said there will be “no change” to England’s lockdown easing roadmap, despite the NHS warning of a “significant reduction” in the supply of coronavirus vaccines next month.
Everyone aged 50 and over in England is now being invited to book a coronavirus vaccination on the NHS website.
The organiser of a protest over the proposed 1% pay rise for NHS workers has been handed a £10,000 fine by police.
The prime minister has defended a proposed 1% pay rise for NHS staff.
People aged 56 to 59 are being invited to book in for a COVID jab, as the NHS vaccination programme continues to gather pace.