Posts Tagged ‘Whole stay doctors’

“Subspecialisation fragmenting inpatient care”

The new CEO of NHS England called for hospitals to consider different staffing models as the pressures on NHS services mount. In his first major speech a...

“Don’t break the acute medicine model on a whim”

We welcome the address by the Secretary of State in yesterday’s speech at Guy’s and St Thomas’ hsopital focussing on patients who have complex health...

Improving continuity of care – the boss’s view

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt gave a “Treating people as patients” speech last week at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital. The take home message was that...

Hunt calls for US-style ‘whole stay doctors’

The Health Secretary has decried the lack of continuity of care for patients and has called for the development of 'whole stay doctors'. In a recent spee...