Victoria Macdonald is Health and Social Care Editor at Channel 4 News.
Victoria Macdonald is an award-winning journalist, who has been covering health and social care issues for Channel 4 News since 1999.
She reports on changes in the NHS - the reforms and the politics - whether it is in hospitals or in the community or, indeed in Westminster.
She closely follows the care system and how it impacts on the elderly and those with disabilities as well as investigating issues, including mental health, HIV/Aids and TB, and child health.
Victoria is originally from New Zealand and worked for the Sunday Telegraph before joining Channel 4 News.
Shortly the Queen will leave Buckingham Palace for the final time, the place which was not just her official home but the scene of so many key moments during her reign.
In her first speech as PM, Liz Truss declared the NHS to be her third priority – pledging to bring down doctors waiting times, although offering no detail on how she’d go about it.
For businesses, there’s no cap on energy prices. And with their utility bills heading through the roof, schools, hospitals and care homes are facing difficult choices as they try to budget for the months ahead.
Scientists at the University of Oxford have started a clinical trial of an antiviral drug they’re hoping could reduce the length of symptoms for monkeypox.
Our Health and Social Care Editor Victoria Macdonald joins us from the newsroom.
Around 1 in 50 people in the UK are affected by body dysmorphic disorder – a mental health condition influencing the way they perceive their appearance.
Britain has become the first country in the world to authorise a new Covid vaccine which protects against the new Omicron variant as well as the original virus.
Liver disease is the third leading cause of premature death in the UK.
Gas prices in Europe have spiked upwards today after Russia said it was cutting back gas supplies through a key pipeline into Germany.
The chair of the Inquiry into the handling of Covid-19 in the UK has used her opening statement to emphasise that, if necessary, it has the power to compel witnesses to appear or documents to be handed over.
From pressures on ambulance services to overheated operating theatres, we look at how the NHS has been coping with the high temperatures and increased demand.
Bereaved families and former employees of a failing mental health trust have met MPs to demand that the Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Trust be disbanded.
Last month was the busiest-ever June in A&Es in England, as they dealt with over 2 million attendances.
Thousands of victims of the infected blood scandal suffered “incredibly bad luck”, according to the former prime minister Sir John Major.
The number of monkeypox cases in the UK has jumped by almost a third, with a total of 470 infections now recorded across the country.