Dumbing down the NHS as it heads on a downward spiral

I crashed down on the unforgiving pavement  And lay there, waiting for a kind stranger to call an Ambulance.  One duly arrived, scooped me up and delivered me to the local Foundation Hospital. In A & E got my first inkling of how NHS is now dumbing down. David...

Ever wonder where NHS money goes?

When Labour came in, spending on NHS was about 6 % of GDP (gross domestic product) Blair increased this to over 8% – and for a time we kept up with Europe – but then Europeans increased their spend on Health to around 10%, and we slid back, And for anyone...

Capita (put an ‘R’ in there) in trouble – again!

Don’t the NHS ever learn? Why do NHS big wigs keep on contracting the same old companies?  If they do a bad job, sure as eggs-is-eggs the company will be awarded with another massive contract, yet they haven’t learnt – recently Carillion landed them...

Where are ‘Elf ‘n Safety’ when you need them?

Especially when Gran “doesn’t want to make a fuss” in A & E It’s left to you to create merry Hxll on the old dear’s behalf tell A & E staff who won’t listen when the old dear says she is quite happy to wait but her...

KISS = Keep It Simple, Stupid

What part of K.I.S.S can’t the NHS understand?      NHS uses sledgehammers to crack nuts Coming up with new ‘initiatives’ at regular intervals.  Wasting staff time, worrying patients and costing money to plan and set up.  Currently the NHS is in a...
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