Professor of Health Policy Peter Bradshaw comments on the BBC News article which reports the inexorable rise of NHS waiting times, so much so the Royal College of Surgeons say that the numbers of patients awaiting surgery for over six months in England has tripled in four years.
Professor of Health Policy Peter Bradshaw on the BBC News article which reports new proposals are planned for social care by the Conservatives, Labour and the Liberal Dems. Professor Bradshaw gives his view.
Professor of Health Policy Peter Bradshaw comments on the global cyber attack that affected computer systems across the world including the UK’s NHS, which suffered severe disruption as clinical services and equipment experienced enforced shutdown.
Professor of Psychiatry for Older Adults John Wattis is from the University of Huddersfield and comments on the BBC News report where senior judge Sir James Munby criticises the ‘inhuman’ separation of elderly couples. Professor Wattis gives an example of how an elderly couple can suddenly find themselves torn apart and says as a society we need to
Professor of Health Policy Peter Bradshaw talks about the recent BBC News story regarding The Cancer Drugs Fund in England which according to UK researchers, was a “huge waste of money” and may have caused patients to suffer unnecessarily from the side effects of the drugs.