How Volunteers Improve Morale at Hospitals

How Volunteers Improve Morale at Hospitals

Volunteering is about much more than just logging hours at a hospital. It’s about how it benefits patients, medical professionals, and the volunteers themselves. Even assisting with the smallest of tasks can have a far-reaching positive impact. But how exactly are...
Why A Quarter of Nursing Students Quit

Why A Quarter of Nursing Students Quit

One in four nursing students are dropping out of their course before qualifying, according to figures from the Health Foundation charity. Out of the 16,544 students who were in the final year of their nursing degree in 2017, more than 4,000 decided to quit their...
‘Bully Doctor’ Marjan Jahangiri Wins Court Battle

‘Bully Doctor’ Marjan Jahangiri Wins Court Battle

Top UK heart surgeon Professor Marjan Jahangiri is set to return to her post at St George’s University Hospital after a high court ruling found her suspension of 9 August to be superfluous. The 56-year old professor was suspended during an investigation into...
Time To Switch From NHS Healthcare?

Time To Switch From NHS Healthcare?

Whilst the celebrations of the NHS’s 70th birthday hit the headlines recently, it’s important to question how the NHS continues to serve a country where the population is at a high of 65.6 million [1]. Although the NHS is a much loved and respected service of...