Live the change you want to see in the NHS

I’m at Expo15. Member of the People’s Panel. Blogging/rocking all over the place.

What’s it about?

Innovation and change in healthcare. Doing things differently.

There’s lots of talk of patient co-production and engagement.

Great pilots and projects around the country.

Vanguards bringing services, providers, sectors together to deliver great care seamlessly.

Moving towards new models of care for a sustainable future NHS.
….

Then last night a whole lot of us went out to a “eat all you can” “restaurant”.

Not sure it has earned that description.

What were we eating?

As much salt packed, grease dripping, fat laden, mass produced mess as we could put in our stomachs.

Which swelled.

And which will cost the NHS a penny or two before long.
….

You see, we’ve got this huge mismatch.

We speak of good things but our deeds do not match our words.

And it’s us doing it, we people who work to improve the future of the NHS, people who work in The NHS, people who the NHS looks after.
….

Time to get real.

To match great words with great deeds.

“Live the change you want to see”

image image

One thought on “Live the change you want to see in the NHS

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s