Introducing a new team player

Establishing new healthcare roles such as the physician associate in emergency departments...

Bigger picture: Congress debate can get lost in translation

The interests and views of patients should be central to debate about mental health issues.

Board’s eye view: Change to healthcare shows history repeating itself

People who misuse drugs and alcohol may not be treated under the new US healthcare system.

Board’s eye view: Should NHS staff be offered formal commendations?

The minister who tried to save police officer Keith Palmer on 22 March acted bravely, but we...

Make your vote count

Why it is so important to make your vote count for the NHS and health and social care in

Board's eye view: is there a fairer way to evaluate capability?...

Weighing up the pros and cons of using objective structured clinical examinations, to

Is it time for speciality streaming for emergency nursing students?

​A focus on emergency care in the third-year of a nursing degree would prepare pre-...

The bigger picture: a responsibility to educate

Continued learning and development can often be sidelined in a busy emergency department...

Board’s eye view: supporting second victims

Why healthcare providers need support when adverse incidents occur.

The chilling effect of 'ice' in EDs

As 'ice' users become more common in Australia, it can place a substantial drain

Tips for emergency nurses on building resilience

Emergency care staff can protect themselves from burnout by building resilience against the...

The bigger picture: keep your wits on the twittersphere

Social media has transformed how healthcare professionals communicate with each other. This

Boards Eye View

Understanding the reality behind the media portrayals of emergency department pressures

Getting to the root of the problem - human error or system failure?

Clinicans need to identify systems threatening patient safety

Why simulation training matters

Simulation training helps clinicians to maintain their skills and to provide life-saving

Patient and staff opinions are vital in any debate on services

In the current climate of emergency care, excluding those at the heart of the NHS is...

Bigger picture: the end of Obamacare?

Repeal of president Obama’s flagship act could make healthcare unaffordable for millions of...


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