“Unprofessional”

My view is that we all have conflicts of interest. Science however cannot ignore financial conflicts of interest. The above was a recent statement by the Scottish Government in response … Continue reading “Unprofessional”

A Sunshine Act for Scotland

I cannot promise sunshine (who can) but here is a pattern that appears in the daylight of today. Hole Ousia found new direction after Alexander McCall Smith recommended “A Pattern Landscape” … Continue reading A Sunshine Act for Scotland

NHS Boards are not following existing guidance

The Petitions Committee of the Scottish Parliament are to meet on Tuesday 27th January 2015 to give further consideration of my petition for a Sunshine Act, PE1493. I lodged this … Continue reading NHS Boards are not following existing guidance

NHS Tayside – Update on Registers of Interest for all staff

Ms Lesley McLay Chief Executive, Tayside Board Headquarters, Level 10, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY 15th December 2014 Dear Ms McLeay, I am writing to seek further … Continue reading NHS Tayside – Update on Registers of Interest for all staff

NHS Grampian – Update on Register of Interests for all staff

Malcolm Wright Interim Chief Executive NHS Grampian Summerfield House 2 Eday Road Aberdeen 15th December 2014 Dear Malcolm Wright, In July 2013 I had a most helpful response from Andrew … Continue reading NHS Grampian – Update on Register of Interests for all staff

NHS Ayrshire and Arran: Update on Register of Interest for all staff

Subject: Compliance with HDL (2003) 62 Mr John Burns Chief Executive Eglinton House Ailsa Hospital Ayr 14th December 2014. Dear Mr Burns, In April 2013 I wrote to NHS Ayrshire … Continue reading NHS Ayrshire and Arran: Update on Register of Interest for all staff