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Theresa May shouldn’t look to France, Germany or Switzerland for alternative healthcare models. They have problems of their own.
More people will go into nursing after bursaries are scrapped, but fewer than the NHS needs.
Thanks to Brexit the NHS will be under-funded and short-staffed. Also, you might not receive free emergency healthcare if you travel to Europe.
The government used careful wording to pull the wool over our eyes about NHS spending.
Nobody seems to be questioning the calculations behind the £30 billion NHS funding gap. But there are important consequences if it’s wrong.
Hospitals in England anticipate a £2.3 billion deficit by the end of the financial year. That won’t leave much in the kitty for the proposed NHS upgrade.
Jeremy Hunt believes that NHS England could increase its income from EU ‘health tourists’ fivefold without too much effort.
Capping agency staff rates is not the solution. We need to increase the supply of permanent staff.
Jeremy Hunt’s solution to cutting deaths in hospitals at the weekend is to increase staff levels. But is it just a fudge?
David Cameron promised a seven days a week GP service by 2020, but without considering the possible knock-on effects