Privatisation of the NHS in England.

Privatisation of the NHS in England. First you bring the Doctors to Heel. Then you bypass them through the widespread use of private healthcare contracting using large conglomerates with their place of business registered off shore, Bahamas, Switzerland etc. This ensures profits are maximised but the UK taxpayer is well and truly ripped off, andContinue reading “Privatisation of the NHS in England.”

Alternative Providers of Medical Services (APMS) contracts To be Offered Exclusively to Private Healthcare Providers

All new GP, Alternative Providers of Medical Services (APMS) contracts To be offered exclusively to Private Healthcare providers NHS Contract Terminology 1. Personal Medical Services contracts (PMS) Contracts are agreed between NHS England and GP practices, together with funding arrangements. In England, approximately 40 per cent of GP practices are on PMS contracts. 2. GeneralContinue reading “Alternative Providers of Medical Services (APMS) contracts To be Offered Exclusively to Private Healthcare Providers”

The NHS England Health Reform Act and the Involvement of USA Management Consultancy McKinsey & Company

The NHS England Health Reform Act and the Involvement of USA Management Consultancy McKinsey & Company In June 2011, the head of NHS regulator, “Monitor”, recently armed with a massively expanded remit, including regulating health service contracts potentially worth many billions, flew business class to New York, where he stayed at a five-star hotel andContinue reading “The NHS England Health Reform Act and the Involvement of USA Management Consultancy McKinsey & Company”

NHS Privatisation

The National Health Service in England is being dismantled in favour of private sector healthcare provision. £80 Billion is to be handed over to 40 commissioning bodies, providing massive profits for a few major private healthcare providers. Contracts are being drawn up, in secret, for implementation at the earliest opportunity, which unfortunately for the HealthContinue reading “NHS Privatisation”

The Sick are in Trouble

A letter, supported by 95% of Doctors in England, signed off by a leader of the BMA has this week been sent to Mr Cameron warning that the sick, frail and elderly are being failed by Westminster. The rarely used somewhat politically incorrect intervention by the medical profession advises an urgent need for a majorContinue reading “The Sick are in Trouble”

NHS England Privatisation

NHS England Privatisation, (The Latest Wheeze) Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is to introduce a, new class of doctor called, “Physician Associate”. Their training will be complete after 2 years as opposed to the present 7 years and they will attract salaries around £40,000. The, “Physician Associate” will be allowed to perform a wide range ofContinue reading “NHS England Privatisation”