Dean Russell MP Health and Social Care Committee

Dean was back with the Health & Social Care Select Committee for an oral evidence session assessing the management of the Coronavirus outbreak.

Dean asked questions to Sir Patrick Vallance (Chief Scientific Adviser) and Jenny Harries (Deputy Chief Medical Officer).

Dean Russell MP Podcast with local journalist Nik Allen

Nik Allen is an excellent local journalist at My Local News who sadly caught coronavirus. He’s now better - he opens up about his darkest hour battling the virus and he tells us what it was like inside the much loved Watford General Hospital.

Dean Russell MP Health and Social Care Select Committee

Dean spoke about the importance of the mental health of both NHS staff and their families. He used the example of Watford FC, which has set up a ‘Sanctuary’ within the stadium where Watford General staff can take some time away from the hospital.