Critical and lasting shortages in the healthcare workforce mean that the forthcoming NHS Long Term Plan risks becoming an unachievable ‘wish list’ of initiatives to improve the health service.
• 31/10/2017 • Fiona Johnson
Fiona Johnson looks at the similarities between the two professions, argues we underestimate their expertise at our peril, and suggests why they’re not appreciated enough.
Facts on staffing and staff shortages in England.
Nigel Edwards responds to the publication of the Royal College of Nursing's survey findings showing serious concerns within the nursing workforce.
• 08/09/2017 • Candace Imison
When it comes to skill mix, Candace Imison says that different types of NHS staff working together can be a powerful combination.