The power of words

Claire Flood-Page tells us more about our Speak My Language report. We look at the consequences of not making services accessible to all. In a recent court case, an NHS Trust in England will have to pay millions of pounds in compensation [opens in a new window] after a baby was left severely brain-damaged[1]. The…

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…