Confessions of a Junior Doctor Episode 1 (2017)

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The series was filmed in one general hospital at the height of the 2016 junior doctor crisis. It tells the story of our health service at a pivotal moment in its history. Northampton General Hospital could be any hospital in Britain. Hard-working staff serve a growing local population, but the hospital has little money for more beds or more doctors. The 210 junior doctors working here range from first-year recruits to senior registrars on the cusp of becoming consultants. This first episode follows the first two months of the hospital's year as new graduates begin work and the reality of life as an NHS doctor dawns on them. ©Channel 4 publicity

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