Retired medics facing month-long wait to rejoin front line because of NHS red tape

Retired medics facing month-long wait to rejoin front line because of NHS red tape

Retired doctors who have signed up to rejoin the health service have had their return to the frontline delayed by NHS red tape, the Telegraph can reveal.  Thousands of GPs were asked to come out of retirement to help with the coronavirus pandemic, but more than a month on many have still not started work.  In […]
Retired workers urged to return for coronavirus battle

Retired workers urged to return for coronavirus battle

More than 60,000 retired doctors and nurses are being told “Your NHS Needs You” and urged to come back to the frontline in the battle against coronavirus.  Health officials are urging those who retired in the last three years to help tackle the...