Tag: NHS

What Does This Mean..?

The report from Public Health England (PHE) based on stakeholder engagement with 4,000 people found that historic racism may mean people are discriminated against when it comes to personal protective equipment (PPE)… Eh? The study said there are issues around…

Well, They Looked At It….

…and decided to keep it. What’s the problem? The home secretary raised expectations when she hinted at concessions for migrants working in the NHS themselves, as she praised their “extraordinary contribution” during the Covid-19 crisis. But The Independent has now…

Fail To Plan, Plan To Fail…

The shortage has come about because of restrictions placed on the main supplier, Calea, last month by the medicines and devices watchdog, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). During an inspection in June contamination was found in the…

How Do Other Businesses Do It, Then..?

As noted by David Vance on Twitter, the usual suspects are whinging again: Some organisations ensure there is support for newly arrived doctors. “Some doctors may only need a week but others really need longer,” said one clinical director. “It…

Ah, The Modern ‘Tory’…

Health chiefs should be ordered to ‘direct resources towards gipsy, Roma and traveller communities who have the worst health outcomes of any ethnic group’, it said. Said which bonkers Left-wing pressure group? …a Tory-led committee of MPs said yesterday. /facepalm…

A Lesson Here For The BMA…

A teacher who impersonated a pupil on Childline to falsely accuse a colleague of sexual assault has been banned from the profession for life. And so she should. A police investigation into the source of the Childline claims resulted in…

Ideology Over Safety

Ann Bradley, from Harwood, Lancashire, awoke in the early hours of August 27 last year to find her son, Louie Francis, ‘white and floppy‘ in her arms. She went into the corridor at the Royal Bolton Hospital with her newborn…