Tagged: Cold Weather Plan

Cold weather plan: Level 2 alert issued

The Met Office has forecast that in at least the next two to three days there is a 60% chance of temperatures in the North East England, North West England and Yorkshire and the Humber regions, being low enough on … Read more → – Cold weather plan: Level 2 alert issued

Winterwatch launches for 2012

From today, Winterwatch will bring you regular updates about how the NHS is coping with the increased demands on its services in the cold winter months and weekly information on levels of flu-like illness and the uptake of flu vaccination. You … Read more → – Winterwatch launches for 2012

Renewed push for flu vaccination announced as part of winter planning

The Health Secretary has announced a targeted campaign to increase uptake of flu vaccine amongst people in clinical risk groups as part of a package of measures to help keep people well this winter. As well as the Cold Weather … Read more → – Renewed push for flu vaccination announced as part of winter planning

Stay one step ahead of the weather this winter

The Met Office is working in partnership with the Department of Health and the Health Protection Agency again this year, to provide the Cold Weather Alerts that inform the Cold Weather Plan for England. Each year there are around 25,100* … Read more → – Stay one step ahead of the weather this winter

The Cold Weather Plan for England – 2012

The Cold Weather Plan for England 2012 was issued on 26 October 2012. It is part of the wider suite of measures that the DH and the NHS are taking to protect individuals and communities from the effects of severe … Read more → – The Cold Weather Plan for England – 2012