The need for a technologically savvy workforce dominates debates, but what we need just as much is more “high touch” or empathetic jobs.
Posts Tagged: NHS England
Anthony Browne: It’s time to drop the defeatist narrative about Britain and Covid-19. We have had many successes.
The coverage of death rates in this country has been lacking in nuance – leading people to have skewed perceptions of the UK’s performance.
David Green: Johnson’s racial inequality inquiry must be free from political prejudice. Here are my tips for getting it right.
There are clear challenges to the idea that all whites are privileged. The Government’s report must stick to the facts.
Raghib Ali: The harms of lockdown are exceeding the gains – especially when it comes to school closures
Neither the Covid-19 recovery plan nor SAGE’s minutes indicate that a formal “health cost-benefit analysis” has been done. We need one.
Luckily, Hancock has recognised the need for change, which has been made more urgent by the Coronavirus.
While we want to honour our healthcare system and its workers, we must be open to exploring how we can improve it too.
Raghib Ali: What I’ve seen as an epidemiologist on the Covid-19 frontline. And why it’s hard to see how the NHS now couldn’t cope.
I immediately volunteered to help out at the hospital, where I already had an honorary contract – as well as at the soon-to-open Nightingales.
In my view, what is needed is a system to allow our most experienced doctors to knowledgeably control referrals and patient demand.