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I have a dream

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It’s good to dream, it tells you where you want to go. But after the dream comes hard rational thought, planning and sensible decision making. We have plenty of dreamers when it comes to the NHS but are sadly lacking in those who propose sensible rational solutions. I don’t think the problems facing the NHS are anything other than entirely fixable. We need real solutions from those who administrate, and we aren’t getting them. We need sensible proportionate funding for primary care. We need policy to be directed by evidence and not political vanity. This is certainly achievable. But are we as a country up to the task? Looking around at popular culture and the politicians we produce I sometimes doubt it. But when I go to bed at night I dream like everyone else, there is always hope.

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05 Jul 2018

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1:21pm

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