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Coronavirus: NHS staff off work due to testing shortages, say bosses

Media playback is unsupported on your device A lack of coronavirus tests for NHS staff is leading to staff absences and services being put at risk, hospital bosses have warned. NHS Providers, which represents English hospital trusts, said staff are having to self-isolate because they cannot get tests for themselves or family members. It comes… Read More »

Guards ‘harassed’ female hotel staff

The manager of a hotel where most of Victoria’s current coronavirus cases can be traced back to has admitted security guards “harassed” female staff members. Rydges on Swanston general manager Rosswyn Menezes told Melbourne’s hotel quarantine inquiry on Friday he was aware of inappropriate behaviour by security guards on May 10. “Some security guards were… Read More »

Hospitals face worries of supply, staff shortages as coronavirus cases tick up

Hospitals are racing to prepare as top U.S. health officials warn the spread of the coronavirus will only ramp up in coming days. That includes checking supplies of personal protective equipment, as the FDA this week took steps to free up the supply chain. The American Hospital Association is asking Congress for an additional $ 1 billion,… Read More »

THE SECRET MIDWIFE warns the NHS is buckling under the strain and staff dare not take sick leave

How I fear the maternity system is collapsing: Whistleblower THE SECRET MIDWIFE warns the NHS is buckling under the strain and staff dare not take sick leave – in case they are sacked By The Secret Midwife For The Mail On Sunday Published: 23:18 GMT, 1 February 2020 | Updated: 13:21 GMT, 3 February 2020… Read More »