Creating a new NHS England: NHS Digital and NHS England have now merged. Health Education England will join us in April 2023. Learn more.
Major plan to recover urgent and emergency care services
The NHS and the government have published a new blueprint to help recover urgent and emergency care services, reduce waiting times and improve patient experience.
Frontline capacity will be boosted further thanks to 800 new ambulances, including 100 specialist mental health vehicles, and 5,000 more sustainable hospital beds backed by a £1 billion dedicated fund.
Potential NHS strikes
A number of NHS trade unions in England have voted to take industrial action, with strikes currently scheduled for February.
Our industrial action information explains what the NHS is doing to ensure that patients are kept as safe as possible and that services are maintained as effectively as possible.
Find out about the NHS Long Term Plan and what it means for patients and the public
Tackling health inequalities and advancing equality and diversity across the NHS
Taking the opportunity to capitalise on current success and embed new ideas
The NHS is urging those yet to get a covid booster to book one of the hundreds of thousands of appointments still available next week before the offer ends. The NHS vaccination programme will have appointments available at the 2,800 sites open across the country next week, giving everyone the opportunity to book a booster […]