The British Medical Association: Who are they working for?

The British Medical Association: Who are they working for? Despite copious rhetoric about “modernisation” and “transformation”, the changes in the National Health Service (NHS) since the 1980s have never been about improving it for patients. These words, commonly heard since the infiltration of NHS decision-making by the global business lobby, are euphemisms for privatisation. “Modernisation” […]

A damning report on the intensive care unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich (QEH) highlights the dire effects of hospital mergers instituted to deal with PFI debts.

A damning report on the intensive care unit at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Woolwich (QEH) highlights the dire effects of hospital mergers instituted to deal with PFI debts. By Helen Mercer (retiered) formallySenior Lecturer in Economics, Programme Leader, BA Hons Business with Law. Department of International Business and Economics University of Greenwich Merger and subsidy does […]