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The real conspiracy of NHS England

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NHSE and the government are lying, if only to themselves. The true lie is that communism and central control can work as a mechanism to allocate resources, when this was disproved with famine and totalitarianism in the 20th century. There is always a cost and opportunity cost to all actions. Keeping patients tied to NHS GP, by ensuring that is the only route to NHS services they are eligible for through tax, crowds out private primary care. If those in power valued the 'truth' they would acknowledge that there needs to be payment by users of healthcare at the point of use, and that the NHS scores poorly compared to many European systems on outcomes such as dying from severe disease (OEDCD reports) and only does well on outcomes that measure how much a health system is like the NHS! (i.e. Commonwealth report).

Posted date

04 Aug 2017

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10:14am

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