Burnt-out NHS staff to be boosted by military medics as they brace for wave of non-COVID patients
Friday, 19 February 2021 () Burnt-out NHS staff will be offered more support from military medics as they prepare to cope with a new wave of non-COVID patients, the defence secretary has told Sky News.
Professor Andrew Goddard, president of the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), warned that things “can’t go from crisis management with the pandemic to crisis management of the backlog”.He spoke as a survey of doctors across the UK showed almost half were not getting enough sleep, and almost two...
Many overworked Spanish medics are still reeling from the mental trauma of treating sick COVID-19 patients during the first wave of the virus. For some, overcrowded hospital wards and high death rates..