In which The Author bumps into a friend
I was in Aberdare Library this afternoon when my friend Clive W. came in.
Clive isn’t so much an old friend as a relatively new friend. 823 more words
What might Trollope have made of the row which is currently brewing in the Welsh constituency of Cynon Valley? The sitting Labour MP Ann Clwyd is to retire at the General Election and the Labour party is imposing on the local constituency party a requirement for an all women shortlist for her replacement. 202 more words
Why don’t we complain? What’s the evidence from the Clywd-Hart report on NHS Hospital complaints, Healthwatch England, and other evidence on complaints telling us?
Why is it that we people find it so difficult to raise concerns about the services we’ve received in the health service? 595 more words
Last month Ann Clwyd MP published a review of NHS hospitals’ complaints systems with the subtitle Putting patients back in the picture”. You will remember that last year she described, in tears, on the floor of the House of Commons, the inhuman treatment her dying husband received in a Welsh hospital. 598 more words