Tag Archives: England

Coronavirus: Calls for government to clarify face coverings in England

MPs have called for the government to clarify its position on face coverings, after the PM said a “stricter” approach to their use in England was needed. Senior sources have said the government is considering making face coverings mandatory in shops in England to slow the spread of coronavirus. Former Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said… Read More »

Coronavirus: Shielders in England allowed outdoors again from Monday

Vulnerable people in England who have been asked to remain at home since the coronavirus lockdown began are to be allowed outdoors once a day with members of their household from Monday. Those living alone will be able to meet one other person from another household while maintaining social distancing. The guidance – in place… Read More »

Pledge to end smoking in England by 2030

The government is pledging to end smoking in England by 2030 as part of a range of measures to tackle the causes of preventable ill health. Promoting physical activity, developing guidelines on sleep and targeting those at risk of diabetes are also set out as priorities in the green paper. The policy document aims to… Read More »

Care New England revamps its radiology portfolio

Care New England Health System, a three-hospital delivery system in Providence, R.I., in recent months went live on a large suite of radiology information systems from Carestream. The products included the Carestream Ascend medical X-ray imaging system, three Carestream DRX2Revolution mobile X-ray systems and six Carestream DRX-1 systems that offer a quick and affordable way… Read More »