Learning from the international response

COVID-19 international learning and insights

Health and care organisations across the globe are responding to the challenge of COVID-19, working with governments and a range of institutions to protect public health and care for patients.

With a global effort to combat the coronavirus, what lessons can be learned from international approaches?

This section draws together the latest insights, providing an international learning hub for UK health and care leaders.

Regularly updated, it features intelligence from international and European agencies, insights on national exit strategies and a rundown of key Brexit considerations.

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Recent developments

Recent development that are of interest to, or impact, the UK health and care sector. This includes the latest updates on guidance being shared or discussions being held internationally.

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International influences and learning from abroad

Gain an insight into COVID-19 responses from hospitals around the world, the World Health Organization’s response and Brexit considerations.

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