LABOUR WARNS OF NHS WORKFORCE CRISIS

LABOUR WARNS OF NHS WORKFORCE CRISIS

THE LABOUR PARTY HAS PUBLISHED RESEARCH WHICH WARNS OF A 'WORKFORCE CRISIS' DUE TO THE 100,000 VACANT POSTS IN THE HEALTH SERVICE.

Labour finds that vacancies for key roles, including hospital and community doctors and nursing support staff have risen year on year, while there are now more than 40,000 nursing vacancies.

The party says that Ministers must now take 'urgent steps to guarantee patients safety'.

Published: by Radio NewsHub
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