Strategic, at a pan-Auchendreich levelBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7372.1121/a (Published 09 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1121
- Colin Douglas, doctor and novelist
Cautiously optimistic as ever, our chief executive tried to sum up our day's work so far. There were things we all knew we needed to move forward on, and ideas for dealing with the issues around them within the balance of priorities we were trying to juggle; so real delivery was nearer than ever before, at least in low-fruit terms.
Our nursing director was suspicious of what she called a pitfall of the broad-brush approach, reminding …