LONDON (UK) – England will launch a state emergency response agency after the country was hit by a high number of deaths in Europe as a result of the coronavirus epidemic.
Public Health England, which is the state-owned health system responsible for controlling the spread of infectious diseases, will have its many functions linked to the government’s communication of tracking its resources to a new body known as the National Institute for Health Protection.
“The National Institute for Health Protection will have a unique and transformative mission, to protect people from the external health risks for this country; external threats include such as biological weapons of the virus, influenza, and infectious diseases, ”said Matt Hancock, Britain’s health minister.
Dido Harding, chief executive officer of Internet providers TalkTalk and current head of contact tracking service, will use the new facility.
England was severely affected by 55,634 people according to coronavirus, according to Reuters statistics, with long-term surgery and spread to more places than in other European countries such as Italy and Spain.
Public Health England is facing a case of failure to climb the coronavirus network at the beginning of the crisis, abandoned the mass detection system as the number of cases increased, and took the first decision not to have any information about public health officials’ infection. .
Some public health officials have accused ministers of criticizing them for their mistakes in Public Health England ahead of a public inquiry into the problem.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson put the lid on many other countries, with government advisers now claiming it led to thousands of preventable deaths.
Public Health England was established by the former Conservative government in 2013 when the government assumed many public health obligations to the National Health Service.
The organization, which reports directly to the health minister, was given a wide range of funding to promote healthy lifestyles for preventing infectious diseases.
The National Institute for Health Protection will be operational from next spring.