NHS staff should be required to take classes in ‘patient-centred care’ to ensure that the failings in Mid Staffordshire do not re-occur, a think tank has suggested.
A poll found that almost 75% of NHS professionals do not think that patient care is given enough priority in the health service.
A new report from The King's Fund found that two in five staff cited a lack of time or resources as the biggest barrier to increasing quality of care for patients.
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A cold and mostly dry day, with wintry showers becoming more confined to coasts. Brisk winds, especially near coasts.
A mostly dry day with sunny spells. Wintry showers from late afternoon in the west and north, perhaps falling as snow to lower levels.
Isolated wintry showers perhaps giving further, mainly slight, snow accumulations inland.