Dr Anthony James is a Consultant Physician at Princess of Wales Hospital.
Why train, work and live in Wales and why do Geriatric medicine here? It isn’t an easy decision to choose a specialty or move to a different part of the country. Wales is often thought of for its castles, song, rugby, dragons and heavy industry in the way of Coal and steel.
The national health services was established on the 5th July 1948 by Aneurin Bevan, a Welsh man, and today the National Health Service is Wales’ largest Employer. In recent years the NHS in Wales policy has deviated from England’s version guided by the Wales Assembly Government (WAG) based in Cardiff. Continue reading