NHS Scotland
NHS Scotland

NHS Scotland’s waiting time targets abused again by BBC Scotland?

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  6 Dec 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Nearly all of the NHS Scotland targets are for treatment within a period of time for between 90% and 95% of patients. Anything below that is ...

BBC Scotland Disclosure Series

BBC Scotland’s Disclosure Series is not investigative journalism. Is it even journalism?

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  4 Dec 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay As the BBC Wales investigative journalists exposed a violent white supremacist gang located in a small village, the BBC Scotland Disclosure ...

BBC Scotland

How BBC Scotland will disclose a painful and anxious reality for you

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  3 Dec 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay ... I’m going to argue here that a group of individuals at BBC Scotland are making decisions leading to distortion of reality with damaging ...

BMA

Reporting Scotland’s obsession with NHS targets undermined by BMA study

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  28 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay Reporting Scotland yesterday, nine times throughout the day, had much to say on the recent waiting time target figures for NHS Scotland. The ...

Fraser of Allander Nice

BBC Scotland promotes Fraser of Allander Nice Neoliberal Institute’s latest daft idea

by Prof. John Robertson  |  Talking-Up Scotland  |  9 Nov 2018  |  Image :  Pixabay One of Reporting Scotland’s favourite sources of ‘news’ is always a new report from the Fraser of Allander Nice Neoliberal ...