Shooting fish in a barrel? See my previous post on this.
This is the second of three BBC Scotland reports today going for NHS Scotland in a vain attempt to undermine it and, of course, the SNP Government.
Missing among other factors, too many to mention, is the usual lack of context to help you understand what the data actually mean for anyone going into hospital, with relatives in hospital or for all of us, justifiably as citizens, deserving the full picture.
First, 99% of those in hospital in October 2021, caught it before admission, in the community or perhaps in a nightclub.
Second, hospital-acquired Covid was much lower in Scotland’s hospitals, even in the first wave:
Third, far fewer caught Covid in Scottish hospitals, over the pandemic:
Fourth, NHS England fiddled the figures: