‘We have moved on’ said doctor Knows Best: didn’t you notice?
Today we have targets, tooled by incentive, and our patients are our numbered ‘partners’.
Betjeman has been realised not in poetry but in his warning.
We have come to understand life through illness and that we need to ‘release time to care’.
We now believe that neuroscience has all the answers.
This is the evidence of today.
‘We have moved on’ said doctor Knows Best, and we can be certain today, that we are more humane.