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.
34, 7, 13-13.
Want to read more?
Subscribe for unlimited access
Try 1 month’s access for just £1 and get:
Your subscription package includes:
- Full access to nursingstandard.com and the Nursing Standard app
- The monthly digital edition
- RCNi Portfolio and interactive CPD quizzes
- RCNi Learning with 200+ evidence-based modules
- 10 articles a month from any other RCNi journal
Already subscribed? Log in
Alternatively, you can purchase access to this article for the next seven days. Buy now