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What do GPs owe the NHS?

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I do not think that working for a spell for the people who trained you is unduly wrong. Hunt unfortunately is the wrong person to be in charge of the NHS because he simply does not understand the NHS thinking it does not work at weekends and that private companies would do a less expensive job when they would obviously do less work because of having to pay their shareholder dividends and their fat cat bosses' inflated salaries. He and a colleague wrote a book advocating the UK adopts the USA method of heath care which costs three times as much as the NHS and treats only one third of its patients. It is just that the Tories are not happy unless they can make a profit out of the pubic service. My Tory MP complained that the Post Office was incapable of making a profit but that was because it was a public service paid for by the taxpayer. Now they have privatised the Post Office, large numbers of them have been closed down. If you want a public service it is no use asking the private sector to provide it. Severe underfunding by the Government of the NHS is a root of its problems.

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29 Oct 2016

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10:03am

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