close
CMF on Facebook CMF on Twitter CMF on YouTube RSS Get in Touch with CMF
menu resources

Author Index - Steve Fouch

Steve Fouch is CMF's Head of Communications

<< Author Index

<previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 next >

A turning point in global health (triple helix - winter 2015)

The role of faith-based healthcare Review by Steve Fouch CMF Head of Nursing In July, The Lancet launched a landmark series of papers on the role of faith groups in the delivery of healthcare worldwide. (1) Three papers explore the breadth and impact of faith-based healthcare, the controversies that exist and...

Read Full News Item...

Plans for ‘seven-day’ NHS - where will the money come from? (triple helix - summer 2015)

Review by Steve Fouch CMF Head of Nursing. In May, the Government announced a move towards a fully seven days a week service in hospital and primary care. (1) This proposal sounds good in theory. Running GP surgeries seven days a week would increase equity of access and reduce...

Read Full News Item...

Freedom of conscience (triple helix - spring 2015)

At the end of March, the Nursing and Midwifery Council's (NMC) revised version of The Code: Professional standards of practice and behaviour for nurses and midwives came into effect. (1) Most of the changes are good – CMF was able to be very positive about much of the draft Code...

Read Full News Item...

Good news for the public square (triple helix - winter 2014)

Christian political and social involvement has a long and rich history, but leaves many believers today confused. Some churches' teaching and some secularists' campaigning have left many Christians asking if we should engage with the public square at all, let alone why and how we should. This theologically and...

Read Full Book Review...

End of life care (triple helix - winter 2014)

A survey published by the Royal College of Nursing in early November (1) suggested that the large majority of nurses felt unable to give the right level of care consistently to dying patients. This frustration was laid at the door of poor staffing levels, inadequate resources and lack of training....

Read Full News Item...

CMF Responses to NMC Draft Code of Professional Conduct 2014 (11/08/2014)

Compared to the older 2008 code, this is much more detailed, includes (post Francis Report) a strong professional emphasis on compassion and care, integrity [clauses 92-100] a lot of specific...
Read Full Submission...

primary care in crisis (triple helix - summer 2014)

Steve Fouch reports on a crisis affecting the future of GP services in deprived urban and rural areas. key points Almost 100 GP practices in areas of high social deprivation could face closure because they do not fit the government's funding model. NHS England states that its hands are tied and that...

Read Full Article...

NHS whistleblowers (triple helix - summer 2014)

Time for a change of attitude 'Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.' (1) 'Speak the truth in love' (2) Why is it so hard to stand up and speak out against poor standards and bad practice in...

Read Full News Item...

Ensuring healthy lives for all (triple helix - spring 2014)

Primary healthcare is high on the post-2015 agenda Review by Steve Fouch, CMF Head of Nursing Last week the Sustainable Development Goals Open Working Group (SDG-OWG) on Health and Population Dynamics published its report (1) that will feed in to the Post-2105 development goal process. Its main points are that...

Read Full News Item...

State of the nation (triple helix - spring 2014)

The church needs to address physical health Review by Steve Fouch, CMF Head of Nursing The state of the nation's health is not good. Starting with a WHO report that predicted a global cancer epidemic (1), we then learnt that the number of people living in the UK with type...

Read Full News Item...
<previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 next >
Christian Medical Fellowship:
uniting & equipping Christian doctors & nurses
Facebook
Twitter
YouTube
Instgram
Contact Phone020 7234 9660
Contact Address6 Marshalsea Road, London SE1 1HL
© 2019 Christian Medical Fellowship. A company limited by guarantee.
Registered in England no. 6949436. Registered Charity no. 1131658.
Design: S2 Design & Advertising Ltd   
Technical: ctrlcube