My NHS

I look at the horror stories in the press about the NHS, and then I compare them to my own experience within the service. The two do not mesh.


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The NHS Climbdown: Who Says Protest Isn’t Working?

I’d be cautious to claim this as a major victory, but Andrew Lansley’s appearance in the Commons yesterday to announce amendments to his NHS reforms was a pretty significant moment. It’s rare for a Cabinet member to make a statement about a bill while it’s still making its way through parliament, and Lansley’s backdown showed us a couple of interesting things.

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