Interesting photo collection from pre-NHS days

image credit: By Ministry of Information Photo Division Photographer [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

The archive at Historic England has found a collection of 4000 photographs of nurses in pre-NHS days. Search MED01/ for the whole collection or MED01 egBrighton for a specific place to see if there are any photos from a hospital near you. This is my favourite photo so far. Click on the image for an…… Continue reading Interesting photo collection from pre-NHS days

Does our NHS have enough beds?

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We know there is a crisis in our NHS. If there wasn’t a crisis why has all elective surgery been cancelled throughout January? We know patient demand of our NHS is increasing. UK population increase 62.77 million in 2010 66 million in 2017 and, of course, don’t forget the baby boomers are getting older and…… Continue reading Does our NHS have enough beds?