UnitedHealth have consistently pushed up the price of healthcare. We know from all the data that the NHS, which has been traditionally based on public provision is one of the cheapest health services in the world with one the best health outcomes.
To appoint someone from the private sector to this post looks like very bad news for tax payers.
Health minister blames GPs for failing to offer patients choice - and claims 'many doctors take any excuse to keep appointments as short as possible'
I'm for choice,who isn't.
I want a choice of an NHS provider. My GP out of hours service only allows me Harmoni(now care UK)
When will my local CCG give me a 'choice' ?
With companies like Harmoni running the out of hours service it is not difficult to see why patients turn up to A&E