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UK Statistical Authority says not true that Coalition has increased NHS funding in real terms

Labour had made a complaint to the UK Statistical Authority to look into claims made by David Cameron and the Health Minister that NHS spending had gone up in real terms.  The watchdog has found the best-available Treasury data suggested real-terms … Continue reading

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Andy Burnham’s speech to Labour Party Annual Conference 2012

Andy Burnham MP, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Health, said today (3rd October) at Labour Party Annual Conference 2012: Conference, my thanks to everyone who has spoken so passionately today and I take note of the composite.  A year … Continue reading

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Andy Burnham Attacks ‘commercial’ NHS Plan

The Health and Social Care Act 2012 has eased the way for further privatisation of the NHS.  The Coalition government has paved the way for NHS hospital trusts to spend 49% of their efforts and resources for private patients and … Continue reading

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Adult Social Care Opposition Day — [4th Allotted Day] 16th July 2012

Sometimes the media do not report some of the important debates that are going on in the House of Commons that affect our society and it is often difficult to find out how our representatives are voting for or against … Continue reading

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NHS CHECK – a new way of joining the frontline to defend the NHS

An email from Andy Burnham:   NHS CHECK – a new way of joining the frontline to defend the NHS  The NHS is now coming under attack from all angles – thousands of nursing posts lost, rising waiting times, billions … Continue reading

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