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COVID-19: your daily briefing

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, including news and advice for healthcare staff
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COVID-19: death of four nurses overseas highlights need for PPE, says ICN chief

Italian nurses’ association calls for more supplies ‘now, not tomorrow’
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COVID-19: nurse praised by health secretary after plea on panic buying

Critical care nurse was unable to find fresh food after supermarkets were stripped of basics
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NMC to postpone fitness to practise cases during COVID-19 pandemic

Regulator will also extend revalidation deadlines by three months
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COVID-19: community nurses ‘verbally abused in the streets’

RCN director condemns reports of nurses being called ‘disease spreaders’
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COVID-19: your daily briefing

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, including news and advice for healthcare staff
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COVID-19: nursing students raise concerns as many clinical placements continue

Students seek clarity as growing number of universities cancel face-to-face teaching
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Charity sets up living costs fund for nurses affected by COVID-19 pandemic

Cavell Nurses’ Trust will help nursing staff who are struggling during the crisis
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COVID-19: guidance issued for adult social care sector

Advice includes using Internet, protective clothing and what to do if people show symptoms
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COVID-19: English schools to remain open for children of NHS staff

Government says closures will not extend to children of key workers on coronavirus front line
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COVID-19: your daily briefing

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, including news and advice for healthcare staff
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COVID-19 emergency bill will protect front-line recruits from negligence claims

Nursing students and retired nurses who register to tackle pandemic will be protected
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COVID-19: production of personal protective equipment must be ‘ramped up’

Supplies are enough for coming weeks, says head of NHS England
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COVID-19: free drinks for NHS staff at Pret a Manger and McDonald’s

Offer given as ‘a small token of our appreciation’ for essential work
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COVID-19: your daily briefing

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic, including news and advice for healthcare staff
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No capacity yet to test all healthcare staff for coronavirus, MPs told

Top government adviser says ‘everyone is working hard’ to enable big increase in testing
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Government insists surgical masks sent to GP practice staff are safe

Some practices took to social media to claim products are ‘out of date’
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Coronavirus: the nurses who greet each other with a dance, rather than a handshake

Twitter video of UK intensive care nurses a bright note in ‘a challenging week’

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