Monthly Archives: October 2011

NHS news review

Heir to Bleir David Cameron is confirmed as being divorced from reality and full of shit. It’s official: Cameron and the ConDem coalition government is cutting spending on the NHS. The Independent on Sunday reports that UK Prime Minister David … Continue reading

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Andrew Lansley’s choice of Commissioning Board Chairman Malcolm Grant says of NHS reforms “… this is all going to be very messy.” Camden New Journal reports on a transcript of his interview before a cross-party panel of MPs. Highlights include … Continue reading

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Andrew Lansley to face a creative protest in York. NHS cuts, NHS cuts, NHS cuts. Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles about the UK’s Conservative and Liberal-Democrat (Conservative) coalition government – the ConDem’s – brutal attack on … Continue reading

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The big NHS news today is further example of Liberal-Democrat spin that they opposed the Destroy the NHS Bill. Let’s get this clear: The NHS is getting destroyed by Conservatives and Conservative Liberal-Democrats acting in unison. Lib-Dem peers have published … Continue reading

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Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles about the UK’s Conservative and Liberal-Democrat (Conservative) coalition government – the ConDem’s – brutal attack on the National Health Service. The battle for the NHS is far from over | Allyson … Continue reading

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A leaked memo reveals that the Health Secretary will not remain responsible for the NHS despite repeated ConDem assurances that he would. You can’t trust the Tories – or the Lib-Dem Tories – with the NHS. Conservative election poster 2010 … Continue reading

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Disruption possible

I have been experiencing network problems. The pattern of denial suggests that it is deliberate and consistent with the agenda of Full Spectrum Dominance i.e. control of all electronic devices worldwide. Some disruption is possible.

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Dr. Clare Gerada was featured in yesterday’s NHS news review discussing the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill incentivising GPs to restrict treatment and the consequent pressures on the relationship between GPs and their patients. The RCGP … Continue reading

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Dr. Clare Gerada, chair of the Royal College of GPs is in the news today. She warns that the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill is damaging the relationship of trust between GPs and patients, warns of … Continue reading

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The government’s preferred candidate to head the NHS Commissioning Board has described the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill as “unintelligable” despite being coached by the Department of Health. Increasing waiting lists. Frenchay Hospital in North Bristol … Continue reading

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The Guardian reveals the extent of NHS cuts under the ConDem coalition government. GPs are striking patients off their waiting lists. There will be an incentive for GPs to strike ill and consequently more expensive patients off their lists. While … Continue reading

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Prime Minister David Cameron may become known as the man who destroyed the NHS. NHS spending cuts put babies at risk Private sector supports Clinical Commissioning Groups. GPs concerned that they may lose maternity pay Conservative election poster 2010 A … Continue reading

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Waiting times increase under the ConDem coalition government. Celebrity Chef Jamie Oliver criticises Lansley’s “responsibility deal” with food and beverage companies to reduce obesity. Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles about the UK’s Conservative and Liberal-Democrat (Conservative) … Continue reading

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The main NHS news story is that the House of Lords did not stop the progress of the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill. The Lords voted on two amendments, both of which were defeated: One by … Continue reading

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You’d better run, You’d better take cover

I want it recorded in no uncertain terms that I totally oppose the Health and Social Care Bill. I was hoping to make a threat but then I’m now just quoting lyrics of a song off the radio. Recent opposition … Continue reading

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The House of Lords discusses and votes on the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill today and tomorrow. There are amendments proposed to delay or abandon the bill. Many news reports reaffirm opposition from various parties. Conservative … Continue reading

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The House of Lords is to discuss and vote on the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill today and tomorrow. There are amendments proposed to delay or abandon the bill. The Con-Dem coalition government – despite obvious … Continue reading

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Another £75 billion for bankers … UK Uncut occupy Westminster bridge in protest at the intended abolition of the NHS by the ConDem – Conservative and Liberal-Democrat (Conservative) – coalition government. Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles … Continue reading

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While the Con-Dem coalition government claims that there are no cuts to the NHS: NHS hospital workers are asked to work for nothing and give up holidays. NHS trust managers call on the government to be “more honest” about the … Continue reading

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Dave Prentis, UNISON General Secretary responds to Cameron’s Tory Party conferennce speech: “And health workers and patients up and down the country will not be fooled by his warm words on the health service. They know you can’t trust the … Continue reading

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Dr David McCoy, associate director of public health for inner north west London warns of sharks circling intending to make money from the privatisation of the NHS. The York-based Haxby Group Practice of GPs reveal themselves to be sharks circling … Continue reading

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40 health care experts warn that the Destroy the NHS / Health and Social Care Bill will “[usher in] a significantly heightened degree of commercialisation and marketisation that will lead to the harmful fragmentation of patient care; aggravate risks to … Continue reading

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An influential House of Lords committee [named?] is objecting to the wording of the Health and Social Care / Destroy the NHS Bill since it no longer requires the Health Secretary to provide a health service. The [which?] committee suggests … Continue reading

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