European migrant crisis and health systems

European migrant crisis

According to the UN Refugee Agency, more than 65 million people are estimated to be displaced worldwide, with European countries registering over two million asylum applications since January 2015. The number of people moving for economic reasons has also grown…

Employee well-being in healthcare systems

Employee well-being

Keeping employees healthy and happy is pivotal to ensure optimum performance and progression of any business, particularly in hospitals and healthcare systems. Common strategies that can be taken within a company may include free eye tests, healthy food options, and…

Regulation and protection of medical data

medical data

Regulation and protection of medical data is the topic of the latest Monthly Pulse. While phrases like data encryption and cyberattack were not a part of our collective vocabulary until recently, such large scale data breaches, like those that occurred…

Mental health stigmas in the medical sector

Mental health

As we approach Mental Health Awareness Month, it seems an appropriate time to introduce this month's question, which looks at mental health stigmas amongst medical professionals. According to the British Medical Journal, nearly one-third of doctors experience some kind of…