Adam Kay: ‘Before the pandemic the NHS was running on empty and it turned out those were the good old days’
Former doctor Adam Kay’s bestselling memoir This Is Going To Hurt has become a TV show starring Ben Whishaw – and its depiction of an overworked doctor chimes with the times. If we’re going to save our health service, he says, politicians will have to start making unpopular decisions.
Adam Kay has a simple Christmas request of politicians to save the NHS
The doctor-turned-million-selling author has been on the frontlines of the NHS. As the health services remains a key battle line in the election on the back of England’s worst waiting time figures ever, he tells us what politicians need to do to protect it