The Round Up: Friday 2nd July 2021

About 45% of doctors, nurses, and allied healthcare professionals are now considering leaving the NHS – up by 32% compared to the result of the National NHS staff survey taken in November 2020 – with Junior doctors the most likely to consider leaving (60%), closely followed by 55% of nurses, according to research by Visiba Care. Dr Martin Godfrey talks to Robin Elliott about burnout in the NHS.

We also talk to Gerry Carroll MLA about the recent report into PIP and the company CAPITA responsible for the assessment of those applying for the benefit.