An imminent crisis in workforce morale could pose a risk to the NHS potentially greater than financial problems alone. A combination of staff shortages, recent disputes with government and (alleged) bullying could combine to create a “toxic mix”, according to Nigel Edwards, the Chief Executive of the Nuffield Trust.
Triggle, N. (2016). NHS staff crisis ‘worse than cash woes’. London: BBC Health News, June 10th 2016.
This relates to:
Survey six: footprints, financing and staff morale. London: Nuffield Trust, June 2016.