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Sucker for punishment: Chris Wilson (right), director of human resources at Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells trust, went back to the hospital floor to find out about life on the rounds.His afternoon spent as a healthcare assistant was part of NHS Week.The event saw the trust's chair, chief executive and non-executive directors discover more of the challenges facing their staff by working on reception desks and in the kitchens as well as emptying bed-pans.