Monday, December 31, 2007

UK Healthcare Bureaucrats' 18 page dress code


And just in case staff - everyone from doctors and nurses to porters - should totally lose their fashion sense, the report reminds them to make sure they are wearing socks at all times.

The document also contains lengthy instructions on appropriate hairstyles, including a ruling that hair can only be dyed in its natural colour.

Headscarves are acceptable but once again there are strict guidelines on how they should be worn - "at shoulder length, well secured and unadorned."