NHS staff ‘petrified’ of the coming winter
Staff fear services will not be able to cope with a combination of flu and a resurgent Covid. This against the backdrop of a record 7.1 million people waiting to start treatment.
Nurses vote to strike as pay is ‘laughable’
Mental health nurse – ‘The only option is to withdraw labour‘; staff nurse ‘We’ve been undewrpaid for years’; senior nurse ‘We’re striking for patients’.
Nurses amongst foodbank users
Nurses, shop assistants and youth workers are among large numbers of people in low-paid jobs forced for the first time to accept charity food parcels.
NHSE demands ICS board signoff of over £50K
NHS England has set out a raft of new conditions that over-spending trusts must follow, including sign-off from their integrated care board for all revenue investments over £50,000. Doesn’t that mean all expenditures?
NHS steals nurses from places of desparate shortage
A quarter of all new nurses in the UK were trained in poorer countries with more severe staffing shortages. Shouldn’t we train our own? And shouldn’t we reinstate a proper nurse bursary – please sign this petition?