#HealthcareHumour#HealthcareHumourA place for wit, whimsy and wisecracks.A place for wit, whimsy and wisecracks.- conversations between – Conversations between brain surgeons and anaesthetists… they’re mind numbing.
In the last four months the NHS has overseen decisions to close at least 70 services across England. The following cuts were proposed within just the last four months:
There’s no getting away from the fact that Brexit is an issue that is wholly new to the NHS. That the government is still finding its feet, several months from the beginning of negotiations with the EU, is indicative of how unprepared we all were for Brexit to become a reality.
#HealthcareStruggles#HealthcareStrugglesLet’s not get down about our daily struggles, let’s laugh about them.Let’s not get down about our daily struggles, let’s laugh about them.- healing – That moment when you wake up and people don’t heal themselves.
A study by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), commission by Bupa, has revealed that 200,000 extra patients could be relying on the NHS.
With health professionals leaving the NHS and winter bearing down on the country we’re facing a perfect storm of issues that could bring the health service to its knees before long.
#MedicalSchool#MedicalSchoolThe trials and tribulations of life as a medical student.The trials and tribulations of life as a medical student.- condition on the chart – As a student seeing a condition on the chart that you’ve never heard off!
8,000 of the 45,000 patients diagnosed with breast cancer each year will be eligible for the drugs which had previously been listed as costing £2,950 for one cycle. The new price hasn’t been disclosed but has been deemed suitable by NICE.
It has been revealed that, due to services becoming overstretched from staff shortages, two out of five NHS mental health workers have been abused or attacked by a patient over the last year.
#NurseLife#NurseLifePondering over the life of the typical nurse.Pondering over the life of the typical nurse.- washing hands – When you’ve washed your hands for the 154th time that day.