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Why GPs Should not Commission Specialist Health Services

Contrary to manifesto promises and most informed opinion, the UK government is imposing a radical, expensive and ideologically driven restructuring on the NHS in England.  The central feature is the proposed delegation of the £80 billion annual budget for hospital … Continue reading

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Is England a Foreign Country?

The parties’ general election manifestos show just how different health policy in England has become from that in Wales. The manifestos, of course, are talking about the English NHS. Superficially, England and Wales seem to share some objectives, such as improved … Continue reading

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