Nurse Facing Sack for “Don’t Resuscitate Tories” Jibe

Miranda Hughes, the nurse enjoyed her fifteen minutes of fame this week for insisting on national television that the NHS “shouldn’t resuscitate Tories“, is – shockingly – about to lose her job. Speaking to the Telegraph, Hughes revealed she’d violated her company’s “media policy” and is now being shown the door. Apparently wishing death upon millions of people ran contrary to her employer’s views. Who knew? Although she still blames all this on the Twitterati…

“They can do that to me because of their media policy. I am not allowed to say anything. I have brought the company into disrepute so yes I am being sacked. The reason I went on the programme was that you cannot care for your patients, it’s impossible. Because I care too much and even Jeremy Vine said to me working in the NHS broke you […] I lost my temper and I said something inappropriate. Now I am going to lose my job because the Twitterati have gone to town.

Before her star-making appearance on Channel 5 this week, Hughes worked in private healthcare, although she hasn’t revealed the name of her (now ex) employer. She might not have as much free time going forward as she thought, though. The Nursing and Midwifery Council say they may launch a full investigation. This seems an over-reaction, an explanatory apology should be enough…

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“NHS Shouldn’t Resuscitate Tories”

Last night Jeremy Vine had a well balanced show on Channel 5 “Britain on the Brink” which Guido missed. Just as well for his blood pressure given the above highlight. It appears the caring left have moved on from never kissing Tories to watching them die in front of them.

Miranda Hughes describes herself as a “European, anti-Tory nurse. Mum. Cat appreciator. Amdram queen. Repeat dieter and food lover”. The nurse seems not only to be an expert on the appropriate clinical treatment of Tories, on Question Time she revealed her expertise on post-Brexit global perceptions of Britain. The complete package…

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