Data shows that a further 21,080 people have been given their first Covid-19 vaccine and 39,325 have been given their second in the..
National Health Service (England)
Publicly-funded healthcare system in England
The National Health Service (NHS) is the publicly funded healthcare system in England, and one of the four National Health Service systems in the United Kingdom. It is the second largest single-payer healthcare system in the world after the Brazilian Sistema Único de Saúde. Primarily funded by the government from general taxation, and overseen by the Department of Health and Social Care, the NHS provides healthcare to all legal English residents and residents from other regions of the UK, with most services free at the point of use. Some services, such as emergency treatment and treatment of infectious diseases, are free for most people, including visitors.
National Health Service (England) media coverage
The NHS Chief Executive says a "careful eye" needs to be kept on the Delta variant as it has led to an increase in Covid..
A total of 53,842,037 Covid-19 vaccinations took place in England between December 8 and May 28, according to NHS England data,..