GP news and updates

  • 21 May 2021

    From May 2021 north central London (NCL) has implemented a new model for elective orthopaedic care. This follows a review of adult elective orthopaedic services and is the culmination of three years collaboration with NHS providers to improve services for patients.

  • 21 May 2021

    UCLH’s children and young people’s emergency department and acute inpatient paediatric beds have reopened.

  • 20 May 2021

    UCLH has for some time had an acute medicine ambulatory pathway co-located with an emergency assessment area. Activity in this area has tripled in the last three years and continues to be busy in providing care during COVID-19. We want to build on this work and have been collaborating with other specialty teams to develop similar services for non-acute medical emergency patients.

  • 20 May 2021

    The Government has now set out further action aimed at tackling rising cases of the COVID-19 B1.617.2 variant of COVID-19 (also known as the Indian variant). 

  • 10 May 2021

    Mild Covid-19 infection is very unlikely to cause lasting damage to the structure or function of the heart, according to a study supported by the NIHR UCLH Biomedical Research Centre and UCLH Charity.

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