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British High Commissioner hosts reception to mark 70 years of NHS
CNA - CYPRUS/Nicosia 08/11/2018 18:02


Major achievements of the UK’s National Healthcare Service (NHS), including the eradication of diseases like polio, the world’s first liver, heart and lung transplantsand more recently mechanical thrombectomy, were highlighted Wednesday, during a reception at the British High Commissioner’s residence to mark the 70 years of the NHS.

According to a press release issued by the High Commission, Cyprus’ Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou, the head of Cyprus’ State Healthcare Services Organisation (SHSO) Sir David Nicholson and various officials, academics and professionals from the health sector attended the reception.

British High Commissioner Stephen Lillie hailed the incredible work being done in the NHS which employs 1.

(CNA)

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