A new mobile health unit launches in London

Sorry, no compatible source and playback technology were found for this video. Try using another browser like Chrome or download the latest Adobe Flash Player.

Sorry, video is not available for your device…

A new mobile health unit launches in London

A new infectious diseases mobile health unit, known as UCLH is to be launched today, London-wide.
The new unit will provide on-the-spot testing for a range of infectious diseases including TB. 
The Deputy Mayor of London will make the announcement today that will come as PHE and NHS England unveil an £11.5m investment to reduce the number of TB cases in England over the next five years.  
The ‘Find&Treat’ Service aims to be capable of testing and vaccinating for a range of serious public infections including TB, HIV and Hepatitis C – all of which are on the rise across the capital.
Director of Public Health England London, Yvonne Doyle joined Wake Up London to explain how this will change healthcare in London.

Related articles

More in News

Sexual abuse victim Ione Wells on how she found hope again

While her own attacker reflects on his actions – Ms Wells hosts workshops in schools and colleges to talk to young people about consent

Lord Leach: Only 'big picture' reform will keep Britain in the EU

Through his think-tank Open Europe, Lord Leach is at the heart of the referendum debate, consulted by both camps. He explains to Margareta Pagano...

Ex-Autonomy chiefs say HP was warned over revenue growth

A due diligence report  for HP mentioned accounting differences