With surprisingly (or not!) little fanfare, the Care Quality Commission (CQC) report on Stafford hospital was published a few days ago. Given the continued brickbats hurled at the hospital and […]
The government’s supposed changes to its enforced-competition ‘Section 75’ legislation have only created a minefield for CCGs that is designed to force them to foster privatisation anyway. Please read this […]
I’m still working my way through Monitor‘s report on its reasons for putting Mid Staffs Foundation Trust (MSFT) into administration, and will write on that shortly. But what’s already clear […]
My wife came home from work last night ‘too tired to chew’. She’s a nurse, and she’d just completed a ‘double’ shift – leaving home at 6am and getting home […]
Please take a look at this and help if you can. Thanks!
Another interesting article on the abuse of statistics in the Mid Staffs case, with some very pertinent points made by a GP.
The knives are out for NHS Chief Executive Sir David Nicholson. In spite of the conclusion of the Francis Report on events at Stafford hospital and public backing from both […]
Woke this morning to the news that the Lib Dems had managed – barely – to hold onto Eastleigh, and that the Tories had come 3rd after UKIP, with Labour […]