Are You Part Of The Problem

I have the great privilege of working with multiple healthcare providers across different sectors in different parts of the globe – one thing is common to all; great people rock up every day to do difficult work in often challenging circumstances. The stakes are high...
Wilful neglect ?

Wilful neglect ?

Wilful neglect – is ignoring it collusion? Pilots who consume alcohol and potentially endanger their passengers, or farmers who deliberately breach food hygiene regulations, like many other professionals face are severe penalties that include loss of license and...

Why the 6Cs changes everything….

One of the greatest things you can give a clinician or a manager is time, be it to lead, to see more patients, to have capacity to think of better ways to develop and deliver more services, or to be more strategic etc. While the Francis Report highlighted many...

Nurses to get 360 degree feedback in appraisals

In the wake of Francis report into failings at the Mid Staffordshire NHS Trust nurses will be expected undertake regular 360 degree feedback, as well as to give feedback about the performance of their colleagues and seniors to contribute to appraisals. As part of a...