In an email Sara Storey, head of access and prevention at Sheffield City Council, wrote: "We have recently been made aware that the Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) are due to begin rolling out Lateral Flow Tests (LFT) kits to care homes very soon. … [Read more...] about COVID-19: Sheffield City Council warns care home providers not to use government’s rapid tests over doubts about accuracy
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The JCVI said: “The prioritisation could change substantially if the first available vaccines were not considered suitable for, or effective in, older adults.” … [Read more...] about Coronavirus vaccine: When will it be approved in UK and who will get it first?
However, because the Pfizer/BioNtech vaccine has to be stored at -70C, has a shelf life of just five days and reportedly can't be moved more than four times before rendering it less effective, it is expected to be given to NHS workers first while plans for moving it into care homes are finalised. … [Read more...] about NHS hospitals ‘told to be ready to hand out coronavirus vaccine on Wednesday’
"As a result, I've been able to progress my career, working my way from being a carer to managing my own care home - Bupa's The Arkley in Barnet - in just six years. … [Read more...] about Millions of Brits fear they haven’t contributed to wider world with their career
Peake was the second crew member to be lifted out of the capsule, which was rolled on to its side after landing by a gust of wind. He described the journey as “incredible – the best ride I’ve been on ever” and said he was tempted to celebrate his arrival home with pizza and a cold beer. … [Read more...] about Tim Peake nursing ‘world’s worst hangover’ after six months in space