Monthly Archives: June 2011

NHS news review

Ed Miliband highlights the huge increase in quangos and costs associated with the ConDems’ destruction of the NHS – quangos are to increase from 163 to 521. The RNIB reports that operations are not being performed because of cuts. Tower Hamlets … Continue reading

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Shadow Health Secretary John Healey criticises the Destroy the NHS Bill as introducing … “more bureaucracy, more complex decision making and more wasted cost.” Crapita complains about not getting enough business from intended and proposed NHS privatisation. ConDems release plans … Continue reading

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More to follow. The British Medical Association (BMA) renews its opposition to the Destroy the NHS Bill and calls for it to be abandoned in its entirety. Steve Field who lead the government’s ‘Listening Exercise’ on NHS ‘reforms’ says that … Continue reading

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Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles concerning the UK’s Conservative and Liberal-Democrat coalition government – the ConDem’s – brutal attack on the National Health Service. Doctors call for end to NHS postcode ‘injustice’ – Health News, Health … Continue reading

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Recent NHS news articles the reforms to NHS ‘reforms’ are merely cosmetic and that the intention to destroy the NHS remains doctors are the most trusted profession but that this is at risk from proposed changes to the NHS some … Continue reading

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 Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles concerning the UK’s Conservative and Liberal-Democrat coalition government – the ConDem’s – brutal attack on the National Health Service. BBC News – No apology over Leicester NHS chief’s ‘no pay’ … Continue reading

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There has been a noticable reduction in NHS articles in the corporate media since the acceptance of the Future Forum’s recommendations following it’s ‘Listening Exercise’. The corporate press and indeed many stupid MPs have accepted that the Con-Dems’ evil plans … Continue reading

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The revised Destroy the NHS Bill is to be returned to the House of Commons to be debated briefly and superficially. Unison general secretary Dave Prentis issues a “call to arms” to defeat the ConDems attacks on public services. Conservative … Continue reading

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Liberal Democrat MP Andrew George points out that the proposed NHS ‘reforms’ are remarkably unchanged through the ‘listening exercise’. A poll shows that the Conservatives and Liberal-Democrats are regarded poorly. Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles concerning … Continue reading

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Wendy Savage writes at OpenDemocracy. Dr. Evan Harris warns of continuing NHS issues to Liberal Democrat activists at the Social Liberal Forum (SLF) conference “Liberalism, Equality and the State”. Andrew Lansley writes in the Independent suggesting that the NHS is … Continue reading

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A Morning Star article about huge government waste on NHS IT projects and a Comment is Free article about the government’s intention being to abolish the NHS and introduce a US-based private health insurance model. Conservative election poster 2010 A … Continue reading

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It appears that all is not well following the recomendations of the future forum and the acceptance of its recommendations by the ConDem coalition government. Many NHS news articles highlight the fact that despite the many changes to the Destroy … Continue reading

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NHS news is concerned with various responses to changes signalled by the government’s acceptance of Future Forum recommendations.   Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles concerning the UK’s Conservative and Liberal-Democrat coalition government – the ConDem’s – … Continue reading

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The ‘Future Forum’ chaired by Steve Field reported on the ‘listening exercise’ on NHS reform yesterday. As expected, many changes were recommended to the Destroy the NHS bill. Health Secretary Andrew Lansley is expected to respond to the NHS Future … Continue reading

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The Future Forum is due to report on the “listening exercise” on NHS ‘reforms’ today. It is expected to recommend many far-reaching changes to the proposed Abolition of the NHS bill. For example, it is likely to recommend that the … Continue reading

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There are two main NHS news items today – Archbishop of Canterbury Dr. Rowan Williams criticises the ConDem coalition policies and actions generally (which of course includes the NHS) and the security group Lulz Security warns of lax NHS computer … Continue reading

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Waiting times for diagnostic tests are hugely increased under the ConDem government despite Cameron’s pledges yesterday, British Mediacal Association’s GPs conference object to the Con-Dem’s plans to destroy the NHS and many GPs are driven to early retirement by theCon-Dems. … Continue reading

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NHS news is dominated by responses to Prime Minister David Cameron’s ‘Five pledges, hold me to them’ speech yesterday. Many responses attack the credibility of Cameron’s pledges. Conservative election poster 2010 A few recent news articles concerning the UK’s Conservative … Continue reading

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David Cameron is to make a speech on the NHS today. The speech has been widely reported before the event and we know that he raise the fake-accountability of the ballot box and make five pledges attempting to persuade that … Continue reading

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