The Royal College of Physicians and the Royal College of Nursing are united in calling for ward rounds to be made the cornerstone of patient care.
The Colleges are also calling for a concerted culture change with clinical staff, managers and hospital executives engaging with, and focusing on, improving the quality of ward rounds.
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