Posts tagged ‘£55’

January 14, 2017

Silent Solution

by duncanr

999-call999 is the UK equivalent of 911 in the US

want an ambulance, the fire brigade, or the police, then dial 999 and the operator will connect you with the appropriate emergency service

but what if you need the police but it is not safe for you to speak because to do so would put you in danger?

bugger all not many people know this but . . .

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October 23, 2014

Dementia Diagnose Reward

by duncanr

wanted poster£55there is some concern in the UK that dementia sufferers are not being diagnosed early enough so someone had the bright idea of offering GPs (family doctors) £55 for every person diagnosed with dementia

some folk, though, think this is ethically wrong –

Me ?

I’ve made a mental note not to visit my GP about that pesky ingrown toenail lest the greedy bugger turns me in for that £55 !

now where was I ?