COVID-19 Triage — Widening Health Inequalities?

By Blanca Sanz-Magallón. There have been many concerns regarding the discriminatory effects of triage frameworks. Are these well-founded? Is triage discriminatory? Patients with disabilities have more complex health requirements and a higher propensity to poor health. Despite this, they have less access to healthcare services, and tend to receive substandard care compared to the general population (1). … Continue reading COVID-19 Triage — Widening Health Inequalities?

COVID-19 Triage Guidelines — The Moral Support Doctors Need?

Good doctors make the care of their patients their first concern…They treat each patient as an individual. They do their best to make sure all patients receive good care and treatment that will support them to live as well as possible, whatever their illness or disability.GMC, Good Medical Practice Healthcare professionals are trained to be … Continue reading COVID-19 Triage Guidelines — The Moral Support Doctors Need?