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drastically for obvious reasons. I went to them and recruited for my “front end” team. These people were happy to come and help through the crisis and they have been staggered at our capacity to cope and work together to ensure that all our patients receive the best possible treatment. It is an irony that one of our great challenges has been using staff from other areas of expertise effectively. Their skills are not the same as ours and we have to match our workload with their abilities. This is not easy and makes huge demands of our ingenuity and adaptability. The pressures facing us all are no different those facing


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each other. Such are the time pressures that when one of us is visiting a supermarket they shop for all of us. This wonderful natural friendship and teamwork has pulled us all together.


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in the UK. In recent years he held the post of Marketing Manager for Mobility which also involved supporting and working with the BHTA. He has now retired and is looking


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forward to finding the time to perform useful tasks in the industry, playing drums in a blues band, travelling and most important, being silly with his grandchildren.


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that we now ask people to take them to the local food bank. There are more needy folk out there than us. This generosity extends even further. We all suffer from sore hands due to the amount of times we wash them every day. A local company donated a vast shipment of hand cream to help us through this problem. Our doctors and consultants are all amazingly


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few months. I suggest that we should use the lessons we have learned to improve our future. Some use of technology, for example, has literally saved lives. We must continue to use and improve this once we have seen off the pandemic.


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I was deeply impressed by Danielle and her comments. We are all in debt to her and her fellow workers in the NHS. They are a shining example to us all and my discussion with her left me deeply moved and grateful.


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general public are extraordinarily generous. We have received whole boxes of doughnuts and even a shipment of 25 pizzas. I can assure you that we appreciate all these gestures and we nurses are vulnerable to both pizzas and doughnuts. We made sure that they were eaten at the earliest opportunity. Seriously, we have received so many donations of food


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