If we are to improve standards of care then it is essential we empower ward staff to plan care, take responsibility for staffing levels and design systems that are in the best interests of patients.
The NHS is having to support a significant number of older patients and people with dementia which means more intensive and specialist care is needed throughout many hospitals.
Staff communication and daily ward rounds are key to making sure the right systems are in place to provide the best care for these patients.
More top news
"Touch base", "blue sky thinking" and "we're on a journey" were revealed as the most annoying office jargon, according a study by Glassdoor.
Dr Michio Hirano denied having any financial interest in the experimental treatment considered for the baby.
The measures are set to be included in a court-mandated clean air strategy the Government is due to publish on Wednesday.