Cutbacks and Privatisation: Will the NHS become a ‘Third Class’ Service?

Since the 1970s, successive governments have privatized major infrastructure, utilities, manufacturing industries and public services. These include local authorities becoming commissioning hubs and education transferring its assets to the private sector. Privatisation of the NHS began in 1983 with the … Continue reading Cutbacks and Privatisation: Will the NHS become a ‘Third Class’ Service?

Where are all the promised Community Diagnostic Centres?

It’s been revealed that only a quarter of the 69 newly promised NHS diagnostic centres announced by the health secretary last month are really open. On February 8, Sajid Javid informedParliament that dozens of “newcommunity diagnostic clinics” have“already opened across … Continue reading Where are all the promised Community Diagnostic Centres?