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NHS is more “vicious” to whistleblowers than any other organisation, author tells The BMJ

BMJ 2019; 366 doi: (Published 05 July 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;366:l4565
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. The BMJ

Whistleblowing can lead to positive change but the way that the NHS deals with people who speak out is vicious, the author Margaret Heffernan has said.

The author and businesswoman has written about whistleblowing and why companies don’t respond well to it in her book Wilful Blindness: Why We Ignore the Obvious at our Peril.

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