NHS BME Network FRIDAY INSIGHTS & UPDATES

NHS BME NETWORK FRIDAY INSIGHTS & UPDATES -23 October 2020  1.The Staff-Side committee at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust halts partnership with Trust leaders due to an endemic culture of racism discrimination and bullying. The HSJ reported on 22...

HM GOVERNMENT-FIRST COVID DISPARITIES REPORT TO PRIME MINISTER

This report details the work that has been undertaken by the government since the publication of PHE reports in June 2020 highlighting the disparities that exist in relation to ethnicity and COVID-19 infections. However, it makes no mention of structural racism...

EVENTS

1. Hull Medical Society Racism in the NHS-Next steps Speaker- Dr Vivienne Lyfar-Cissé 30 September 2020   2. Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust Black History Month Event Speaker -Dr Vivienne Lyfar-Cissé 12 October 2020   3. Oxford Health NHS...
WEST MIDLANDS INQUIRY INTO BME COVID FATALITIES

WEST MIDLANDS INQUIRY INTO BME COVID FATALITIES

The Inquiry reveals that the BME fatalities were probably avoidable and details a number of harrowing testimonies from the BME communities about their experiences which are clearly influenced by the structural discrimination that exists in the NHS.
Commissioners question NHS leaders about BME equity

Commissioners question NHS leaders about BME equity

Share on linkedIn 5 June, 2015 13:11 For the first time, six leaders in NHS bodies came together for a panel discussion yesterday, and black and minority ethnic (BME) equity was a key topic in the audience’s questions. Wayne Farah, the vice chair of Newham CCG, asked...