The Herald has been a rich seam of disinformation today but I’ll stop with this one, quickly.
The Herald’s Health Correspondent writes:
THE number of nurses and midwives registered in Scotland has risen by just 280 in the past year. Scotland experienced the slowest year-on-year increase in the workforce of any part of the UK, amid warnings that staff are quitting due to “too much pressure” and pandemic burnout.https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/20145682.scotland-nurse-midwifery-workforce-growth-slowest-uk/
But doesn’t seem to know about this very important context:
Scotland has far more nurses and midwives per head of population. Something the readers should know?