Monthly Archives: June 2016

Burdensome regulation of the NHS

The chief executive of the Nuffield Trust has written an insightful and concise overview of some of the regulatory problems affecting the NHS.  ISO/UKAS accreditation escapes mention, but its importance will grow as it metastasizes from laboratories into physiological measurement … Continue reading

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Brexit, UKASexit?

One rotten neologism deserves another. Check the relationship UKAS and the EU share in the creation of waste.   Wilson et al.  estimated that around a third of accreditation victims’ budget goes purely on pleasing the UKAS inspectors. The Spectator draws attention an even greater … Continue reading

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