THE BIG QUESTION
The big question: should new nurses face checks on their compassion?
The call for new nurses to be screened for their values and ability to be compassionate has been made by an expert panel reviewing the NHS Constitution.
The chair of the panel, Professor Steve Field, said universities should interview all healthcare staff before giving them places, and base part of those interviews on values set out in the constitution. Do you agree that compassion tests should be introduced?
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