Choosing Wisely project – A lifetime of prescription is LIVE

After months of travelling, interviewing, writing and editing, I am pleased to announce that #choosingwiselyuk is live. A massive thank you to my interviewees, those who have followed the project from the beginning and those who took the time out to help me make this project a success. I honestly never expected my page to… Continue reading Choosing Wisely project – A lifetime of prescription is LIVE

​AN INTERVIEW WITH: PROFESSOR SIR MUIR GRAY

A few days ago i had the pleasure of interview Prof Sir Muir Gray, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust. I asked him about the challenge needed to reorientate our health system. He told me why the initiative was created and why he felt it was needed. The interview educated me mostly about why the initiative… Continue reading ​AN INTERVIEW WITH: PROFESSOR SIR MUIR GRAY

Ethical Considerations

“Bournemouth University is committed to upholding the highest ethical standards in all its activities, including projects such as this one.  You are responsible for ensuring that your work meets these standards.” As a journalist making a feature for Elle Magazine I have ensured the Editorial Guidelines (IPSO) which apply to my MMP project will be… Continue reading Ethical Considerations

Filming at Eastbourne General Hospital

Today I am heading down to Eastbourne General Hospital to do some filming, I am hoping to film some cut in for my video aspect of the MMP. Due to regulations regarding filming in a hospital, I had to contact the hospitals PR and get permission to do so. I am limited from filming any of… Continue reading Filming at Eastbourne General Hospital

VIDEO: Simple questions to ask your provider.

I have been looking online to see what type of videos is online about Choosing Wisley and I found this video which simply explains to the viewer the question which a patient needs to ask their provider. Visit our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/ChoosingWiselyUK Visit our Twitter page: https://twitter.com/ChoosingWiselyU

AN INTERVIEW WITH: DR LANCE SANDLE

On Wednesday I traveled down to London to meet Dr. Lance Sandle Consultant Chemical Pathologists Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Vice President Royal College of Pathologists. The Choosing Wisely list was drawn up by the Academy’s member royal colleges and faculties and The Royal College of Pathologists. Therefore, it was imperative that I… Continue reading AN INTERVIEW WITH: DR LANCE SANDLE