How Do NHS Staff Feel?
We all know that there is a severe case of low morale afflicting NHS staff. Nurses are among those particularly affected. After the pay cap of recent years they have been left reeling from the drop in wages as well as all the negative press and attitudes that they endure.
But is it enough to simply say that “morale is low”? How low is “low”? If only there were some handy figures that we could use to illustrate the situation. Luckily the Royal College of Nursing has recently conducted their biennial employment survey. The survey has shone a light on how nurses feel about their work.
Here’s how the survey results break down: