(((Tubs))) how awful, and how embarrassed am I for my profession. You don’t need to make a formal complaint, but you should certainly speak to the ward manager about that. It’s dangerous practice in my opinion and needs sorting. Sluggie will concur I’m sure. If you don’t get a satisfactory response from the ward manager, then please do make it formal. Our NHS is not going to improve unless people point out the shortcomings. Those kind of shortcomings - lack of basic knowledge and basic manners - should never be allowed. I’m appalled that it has come to this.
(climbs carefully down off the soapbox, dusts it off and leaves it in a prominent place for the next candidate - with a yellow warning cone)
afternoon - finally this bliddy cold is making an exit. I think it may have migrated to HWMBT, so a few days of him thinking he’s breathing his last and reviewing his will and funeral arrangements - don’t think for one minute I’m kidding