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Health Management

Whistleblowing in healthcare

2017 19 Sep

Although healthcare workers have a responsibility to raise concerns about patient safety and unethical or illegal conduct, if they do so they are often treated badly.   Healthcare workers have a responsibility to raise concerns about patient safety and unethical or illegal conduct. Yet those who raise serious concerns are often treated badly by senior colleagues,... Read more

Executive Health Management

NHS Action Hotline Launched in Light of Francis Inquiry

2013 02 Apr

A free, confidential phone line for NHS staff who wish to raise any concerns about practices in NHS Scotland goes live today.The National Confidential Alert Line for NHS employees will be piloted for one year, providing an additional level of support for staff. The line will be delivered by Public Concern at Work, an independent organisation, to ensure... Read more