Tag Archives: Health

No time to waste – six months to save our NHS

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If the NHS continues down the road of privatisation, it will cease to exist as we know it.

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How to make our ambulance service the best in the world

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The ambulance service in the UK is one of the best in the world, unfortunately it has been taken for granted.

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It’s time to stand up for our NHS

The transfer of cancer care services to the private sector, says Rob Flello MP, reminds us that with the NHS there is a lot to stand up for

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Zero hour contracts need to be addressed in the new Care Act

Hundreds of thousands of workers across the British economy are being offered absolutely no protection, and no guaranteed hours, but concern is absent in the new Care Act

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New ONS figures reveal the startling state of health inequality

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Men living in the most deprived areas of the country will live almost 20 years less than those in the least deprived areas.

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PMQs: A&E waiting times: a Prime Minister in denial

The A&E crisis starts in the GP’s surgery. Labour should make more of this.

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Coalition NHS waiting time target missed for 50th week in a row

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The government’s target for 95 per cent of patients to spend less than for hours waiting has been missed for the 50th week in a row.

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Public supports tax rise to pay for NHS

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Most people would pay more in tax if it meant safeguarding the NHS, according to a new ComRes poll for the Independent.

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The NHS: best healthcare system in the world, according to new study

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According to new international rankings, the NHS comes out on top while the U.S. performs poorly across almost all health measures.

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NHS waiting times hit 3 million for first time in six years

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Almost three million patients are on an NHS waiting list for the first time in six years, according to new figures released today.

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