The specialist/generalist debate

Martin Marshall

The recent publication of the report from the Commission on Generalism, established by the Health Foundation in partnership with the Royal College of General Practitioners, stirred some considerabl...

Ask three questions

Donal O'Donoghue

Sometimes there will be choices to make about your healthcare. If you are asked to make a choice, make sure you get the answers to these three questions: What are my options? What are the b...

A human factors approach?

Martin Bromiley

In Jo Bibby’s recent blog she talked about developments in healthcare and the need to explore the ‘human factors approach’ taken by other industries, but what does a ‘human factors approach’ mean? ...