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UK survey shows 6 in 10 NHS doctors facing shortage of scrubs

Photos from Scrub and Face protection Hub volunteers

A recent article published in the Guardian newspaper reveals 6 in 10 NHS doctors are still facing shortages of scrubs.  Many hospitals have received extra scrubs made and donated by local volunteers as per the photo above showing scrubs received from Scrub and Face Protection Hub.  A recent survey undertaken by the Doctors’ Association UK found that 61% of doctors said that the hospital where they worked was facing a shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) as first identified during the coronavirus pandemic.

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