Gloomy BME staffing figures don’t add up
Yvonne Coghill Director, Workforce Race Equality Standard implementation, NHS England
Don’t believe the assertion that diversity on NHS boards is in decline
When it comes to race equality, few people in the world can claim they are getting it right. Evidence shows that people from black and minority ethnic (BME) backgrounds are more likely to experience health problems, be less wealthy and generally have poorer life chances.
Nursing Standard. 34, 7, 13-13. doi: 10.7748/ns.34.7.13.s9