I Emailed My Doctor 133 Times The Crisis In the British Healthcare System

Abigail shares her personal experience of trying to get a doctor’s appointment in the British healthcare system, highlighting the challenges faced by patients, the issues within large institutions, and the difficulties in bringing about change. She discusses the structure of the NHS, the rights of patients, and the long waiting times for transgender healthcare. Abigail explores the reasons behind these issues, including budget cuts, staff shortages, and outdated systems, and suggests a system of informed consent could improve access to healthcare for transgender individuals. She calls for a thorough investigation into the problems faced by patients and their families, with a focus on including the voices of transgender individuals in the decision-making process.

3 min · 532 words · Abigail