Medicines are magic

Prescribing medicines is the most common intervention by the NHS and there’s no doubt in my mind – medicines are magic! I’ve learnt a lot about prescribed drugs recently, as part of our work on Medicines Management, and I’ve been spellbound. I heard about pills that alleviate our pain, solutions that help us sleep and…

LGBT at the WAO

Yes, we like an acronym.  We also like diversity in our workforce, where all differences matter. When I attended Stonewall’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) role model training, it shocked me to find that 75% of people who are LGBT are less likely to be ‘out’ at work.  This means that they are unable…

Clear as mud…

Our latest report looks at Community Safety in Wales, report author Nick Selwyn takes a look at the report and tries to unravel the complex web of community safety in Wales. Community safety is a term we all use regularly and it is often judged a priority – often the top priority – for action…