Health Careers

Nurses trained outside the UK have long played a vital role in delivering NHS services. Read our response to the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s annual nursing register and Health Education England’s budget confirmation. NHS Digital collects data from GP practices to help support care and research. Find out about our new way of collecting this data, and what your choices are. Whether it’s with a family member or a carer, health sharing lets you share any information stored in the Health app. So it’s easy for them to see things like mobility, activity data and trends.

We have warned decision-makers that NHS dentistry is in desperate need of… We make sure NHS and social care decision-makers hear your voice and use your feedback to improve care. The Microbiome Innovation Network aims to accelerate the commercialisation of microbiome-based products and services in the UK and create a vibrant community by connecting industry and academia. Our Funding Map, developed with the BioIndustry Association , will help in the navigation of the complicated world of medical and health innovation funding. You can find links to, details of, and further information on many funding schemes covering a wide variety of health areas.

Career progression for nurses in general practice is the focus of a revised General Practice Nursing Education and Career Framework which aims to support their changing role in primary care. DHSC is a ministerial department, supported by 25 agencies and public bodies. 1.6 million older people are going without the care they need, and 2 million carers are older themselves. Here’s how, with your support, Age UK is working to be here for them.

To help fund our work – and safeguard our independent voice – we offer a variety of services that contribute in different ways to fulfilling our mission. Collecting data on health and care is an important part of our role in the health service. We collect and store some information from people’s health and care records so that it can be used to run the health service, manage epidemics, plan for the future and research health conditions, diseases and treatments. We always make sure data we collect is handled securely and in line with the law.

One child in Northern Ireland had to have a liver transplant after contracting the disease. A bill is to be introduced in Parliament in two days’ time to allow the commercial growing of gene-edited crops in England. Obesity is spreading rapidly and experts warn of a health emergency unless it’s tackled urgently. The outbreaks in Europe and America are not normal but remain containable, health officials say.

The Cycle Tracking app and predicted fertile windows should not be used as a form of birth control or to support conception. Data from the Cycle Tracking app should not be used to diagnose a health condition. Traditional methods of assessing balance, stability and risk of falling include a questionnaire and a visit to a specialist clinic. Now you can get an assessment of your walking steadiness as OK, low or very low just by carrying your iPhone. And you can get recommendations for exercises that help improve your walking steadiness.

Public Wales confirms a case of monkeypox but says overall risk to the general public is low. We are continually working to improve our online services and would like to hear your feedback on our latest prototypes and thinking.Fill out our short form to get involved. NHS, charity and community leaders have urged people with a weakened immune system to get all the doses of the COVID-19 vaccines they need. The NHS has launched a review into the digital readiness of its nurses and midwives. Our response to the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s annual nursing register and HEE budget… To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today.

Jaundice is normally harmless in newborns and clears up by itself after around 10 to 14 days but here is what you should know. The application of Artificial Intelligence and machine learning to the field of health represents a major opportunity for the UK. AI is a powerful tool that can be applied across industry sectors to solve specific challenges.

If you have difficulty installing or accessing a different browser, contact your IT support team. Some features, applications and services may not be available in all regions or all languages. You decide which information is in the Health app, which apps can access your data and who you share your data with. In the Health app, you can view your low-range cardio fitness level, walking speed, how fast you climb and descend stairs, and an estimate of your six-minute walk test, giving you easy access to these important health metrics. The Health app can give you app recommendations for health categories that interest you.

Registered nurses are the biggest area of workforce shortages in the NHS in England. This briefing from the Impact Analytics Unit examined data from 146 GP practices in England using… An evidence-based framing strategy for shifting understanding and building greater support for… The UK has left the EU, new rules apply Rules have changed for some industries. For urgent medical help – use the NHS 111 online service, or call 111 if you’re unable to get help online. For help from a GP – use your GP surgery’s website, use an online service or app, or call the surgery.