This is an amazing article from the Guardian/Observer. It’s a MUST READ, in my view. Check it out!
The article appears to blame delayed roll-out of cancer care improvements on the Government’s NHS competition policies.
In my mind, this article is pitched clearly at the Guardian’s readership who are typically anti greater privatization of the NHS.
Surely it’s time to stop squabbling over ideology?
Let’s face the reality. Because of Government cock-ups, this Winter, fewer people will get quality Accident and Emergency care. Also Britain will continue to be denied the levels of cancer treatment available in the rest of Europe.
ideology and sponsors.
Surely, it is obvious that it not in the UK’s national interest to keep throwing good money after bad on the National Health Service?
Are there any UK politicians, or mainstream journalists, brave enough to argue that the NHS must be scrapped and replaced by a new best-practice model of public healthcare?
- Cardiff-based researchers develop new treatment for cancer of the oesophagus (walesonline.co.uk)
- NHS competition holds up creation of specialist cancer treatment centres | Politics | The Observer (dralfoldman.com)
- Dewsbury hospital chief says NHS A&E shake-up plan “the same” as North Kirklees (examiner.co.uk)
- Local doctor tackles Ottawa’s drug ‘epidemic’ with new treatment centre (metronews.ca)
- Proposals to overhaul A&E services revealed by NHS chief (itv.com)
- Cuts push NHS to crisis point (socialistworker.co.uk)
- Opinion: Public health commissioning in the NHS 2014 to 2015 ex Publications GOV.UK – John Gelmini (dralfoldman.com)
- NHS competition holds up creation of specialist cancer treatment centres (theguardian.com)
- Pathway for a breast cancer patient (kristy2griffiths.wordpress.com)
- Actor Dileep joins campaign for Kochi cancer centre (thehindu.com)