TITLE

Compassion, care, dignity and respect: the NHS needs a culture change

AUTHOR(S)
Singh, Iqbal; Roberts, Nicholas; Irving, Robert; Singh, Neena
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460);Mar2013, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p124
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the delivery of safe care. He states that safe care should be given with dignity, respect and compassion which are the fundamental priority of health professionals. He also states that the National Health Services (NHS) should develop such a culture that can encourage health professionals. The author suggests that care of older patients should include nutrition, cultural, and communication needs. INSET: KEY POINTS.
ACCESSION #
86431973

 

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