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As justification for reforming the NHS, David Cameron told the House of Commons in January 2011: “This country now has European levels of health spending but does not have European levels of success in our health service.” Health systems are complex things, and it is almost inevitable that some healthcare systems will be stronger in […]

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The Coalition Agreement stated: “We will stop the top-down reorganisations of the NHS that have got in the way of patient care.” However, health secretary Andrew Lansley’s white paper contains proposals for huge changes to the service, as the BBC reports: The NHS in England is to undergo a major restructuring in one of the […]

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