*NEWS FLASH* – Waiting Times to Rise for Hip and Knee Replacements
Mr Simon Stevens, the NHS England Boss, has spoken. He states that patients will face longer waits for operations such as hip and knee replacements, which are considered as ‘non-urgent’ operations. GPs are also expected to cut the number of patients they refer to hospitals and are advised to refer to physiotherapy instead. Is this […]More Info
Junior Doctor strikes – are Doctors just small cogs in a large machine?
Junior doctors around the country have been striking understandably. They’ve been asked to work longer hours with less pay. But what impact do these strikes have on our society? On Patients at home… Being a home visiting physiotherapist, I have witnessed the impact that it has had on my vulnerable patients. One patient of mine […]More Info