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Patients to be allowed to self-refer for cancer diagnostics without going through GP


The current NHS system cannot cope with this demand and this will be the ideal opportunity for private screening companies to come in and offer these tests to all and sundry. Privatisation of services which will have to be open to tender, removal of these pesky, difficult GPs who get in the way of patients having all these lovely tests and collapse of the NHS hospitals who will have to actually manage and further investigate these patients who may be falsely negative plus as an added bonus the failure of all CCGs budgets paying for all these excessive tests and investigations. Sounds like a brilliant strategy to make the entire NHS system fail to me....

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12 Jan 2015

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