Lord Willis criticises ‘meaningless’ Carter staffing metric

Lord Willis

The Carter review’s care hours metric for NHS hospitals is “too blunt a tool” and could be “meaningless” for workforce planning, according to the peer who led his own review of the nursing workforce for Health Education England.

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