Inquiry begins into blanket use in England of Covid ‘do not resuscitate’ orders | World news

An urgent investigation into blanket orders not to resuscitate care home residents has been launched amid…

Is the UK ready for a Covid second wave? – podcast | News

When the UK went into a national lockdown in March, it was a desperate bid to…

Fears grow for care homes as coronavirus cases rise across UK | World news

Concerns are growing over an increase in Covid-19 cases in care homes in England, prompting the…

NHS misses target of having half its top jobs held by women | World news

The NHS has missed its own target of ensuring that half of its top jobs be…

‘They were withering away’: Why did Colin Harris and nine others die in a Skye care home? | Society

Covid-19 did not come to Skye for a long time, so much so that the people…

I’m disabled but was told I won’t receive critical care if I get Covid. It’s terrifying | Society

Towards the end of last year, I’d just got my life back on track after a…

An EU care worker’s story: ‘I want to make a difference in people’s lives’ | Society

Veronica Vorobet learned about caring for people in her home country of Romania by nursing her…

Care workers with coronavirus face an awful choice: live in poverty or risk killing your patient | Aditya Chakrabortty | Opinion

A few days ago, I spent a sunny afternoon with a woman who believed the government…

Fury as Boris Johnson accuses care homes over high Covid-19 death toll | Society

Care leaders, unions and MPs have rounded on Boris Johnson after he accused care homes of…

My working week: ‘I worried I’d passed on Covid-19 to a woman I was supporting’ | Society

Monday I am a community support worker for people with mental health issues, a learning disability…