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The UK has lost its World Health Organization ‘measles-free’ status

By New Scientist staff and Press Association Vaccination rates have been declining in the UKOwen Humphreys/PA Wire/PA Images Three years after the measles virus was eliminated from the UK, the country has lost its “measles-free” status with the World Health Organization, following 231 confirmed cases of the infection in the first quarter of 2019. The… Read More »

Accenture to provide ‘world class’ perimeter cybersecurity services to the NHS

US firm Accenture has signed a contract with NHS Digital to provide free-to-adopt perimeter cybersecurity services across the NHS.    The new offering will deploy technology from security firms Palo Alto and Imperva to build on the current provision from the Data Security Centre. Hospital trusts and other care settings will be able to access… Read More »