Hundreds of military personnel deployed to NHS in London

In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • James Heappey
    British politician (born 1981)

Armed Forces Minister James Heappey has announced the military will be deployed to NHS hospitals across London, providing 40 defence medics and 160 general duty personnel for the next three weeks. Hospitals in the capital are struggling with staff shortages as thousands are off sick or isolating due to the spread of the Omicron variant.

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting