Employee survey feedback 'will help sharpen up NHS.'
- Does patient experience correlate to the experiences of NHS staff? Glasper, Alan // British Journal of Nursing;3/25/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p386
The author discusses findings in the report of Lord Ara Darzi called "High Quality Care for All" that indicate that patient satisfaction is linked to the organizational experiences of the nurses that care for them. The relationships between the results of the 2007 British National Health Service...
- Job satisfaction outweighs risk. // Nursing Standard;3/17/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 27, p9
Reveals that three quarters of the National Health Service's (NHS) staff are happy in their jobs, according to a study by the Commission for health Improvement. Job satisfaction despite the risks of being harassed, injured or even attacked at work; Level of violence towards the NHS staff.
- news. // Nursing Management - UK;Nov2006, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p5
The article presents news briefs on nurses in Great Britain as of November 2006. The nurses in the hospitals with the highest patient-to-nurse ratios were twice as likely to be dissatisfied with their jobs and report low or deteriorating quality of care according to researchers at King's College...
- Quality: a changing world? Fox, Jane // British Journal of Nursing;4/22/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p475
In the article the author reflects on the quality of patient care in 2010. She reports that political parties will focus their attention on health care services during Great Britain's 2010 general election. Publications from the National Health Service discuss the relationship between the...
- Cruel Britannia: A personal critique of nursing in the United Kingdom. Watson, Roger; Shields, Linda // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;2009, Vol. 32 Issue 1/2, p42
The United Kingdom (UK) once led the world in nursing but because of the exigencies of the funding mechanisms of the National Health Service (NHS), it has fallen a long way behind other countries. We aim to raise awareness inside and outside the UK about the decline in nursing as a profession...
- Focus on positive experiences proves uplifting for hospital staff. Waters, Adele // Nursing Standard;3/14/2012, Vol. 26 Issue 28, p12
Adele Waters reports from an event where staff at an NHS trust gather to share inspiring examples of excellent patient care.
- NHS launches unit to cure all inequality ills. Littlefield, David // People Management;08/08/96, Vol. 2 Issue 16, p5
Announces that Equal Opportunities Unit is replacing the National Health Service (NHS) Women's Unit in addressing race issues in the health service in United Kingdom. Reasons for the replacement; How the senior health service managers were affected by the results of a study conducted by Policy...
- NHS Direct failing to hit Government's out-of-hours targets. Hairon, Nerys // Pulse;11/17/2003, Vol. 63 Issue 46, p15
Reports that the British National Health Service is missing many key government targets for out-of-hours calls. Reason behind the NHS failure to meet government targets; Services provided by the NHS to patients.
- THE NHS AND PRIVATE HEALTH CARE. Calnan, Michael // Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2000, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p3
Examines the relationship between the National Health Service (NHS) and the private health sector in Great Britain. Impact of changes in one sector on the other; Growth and development of private health care; Developments in the private acute health care sector; Changes in subscriptions and...