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About mpswhobetrayedthenhs

I am passionate about the NHS and feel it should be protected as a national treasure and should not be tampered with for party political reasons.

Labour amendment to Queens Speech To End Public Sector Pay Cap – Health, Social Care and Security – 28 June 2017

Ms Diane Abbott (Hackney North and Stoke Newington) (Lab) I beg to move an amendment, at the end of the Question to add: “but respectfully regret that the Gracious Speech fails to end cuts to the police and the fire … Continue reading

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National Health Service (Amended Duties and Powers) Bill – second reading

Clive Efford, Labour MP for Eltham, today (Friday 21st November 2014) tabled a Private Member’s Bill called the National Health Service (Amended Duties and Powers) Bill 2014-15, to amend some of the most controversial bits of the Health and Social Care Act … Continue reading

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Jeremy Hunt Retreats After Threat of Legal Action

After receiving a letter from the lawyers, Jeremy Hunt has written to Andy Burnham denying that his tweet accused Andy Burnham of personally covering up failings of hospitals while he was Secretary of Health.  You can read both his original … Continue reading

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Andy Burnham Considers Legal Action Against Jeremy Hunt

You may have seen the following tweet from Jeremy Hunt (Secretary of State for Health) and also other tweets in similar vein by some Conservative MPs: Jeremy Hunt @Jeremy_Hunt Shocking revelations on @andyburnhammp’s attempts to cover-up failing hospitals. We’re legislating to make … Continue reading

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The Keogh Report – Review into the quality of care and treatment provided by 14 hospital trusts in England : overview report

It is appalling that the Coalition Government and in particular the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt, has decided to play party politics with a report that was looking into the quality of care and treatment of some hospital … Continue reading

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The Fight for the NHS begins in Earnest

On the 28th February 2013, the people of Eastleigh are being given the opportunity, before the rest of the country, to show their displeasure at what this Coalition government is doing to our NHS by voting.  The NHA Party will be … Continue reading

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‘Whole-Person Care’ A One Nation approach to health and care for the 21st Century – Speech by Andy Burnham MP

The Shadow Health Secretary, Andy Burnham MP today 24th January 2013, gave a speech to the King’s Fund outlining Labour’s vision for an integrated health and social care system that would take a holistic approach and deal with ‘whole-person care’. … Continue reading

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