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NHA supports JR4NHS

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Stephen Hawking, Allyson Pollock and colleagues have launched a legal challenge to stop Jeremy Hunt and NHS England from proceeding with plans to turn local NHS bodies into Accountable Care Organisations (ACOs). Here are some facts about ACOs: ACOs will be given the money for your care as an insurance premium, and will pay out only for certain treatments - like …

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The NHS: Something Has Got To Give

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This week we have seen an NHS trust chair resign in protest at the unrealistic demands placed on the NHS by the government. This follows news last month that Theresa May has told NHS England CEO Simon Stevens that he will be accountable for NHS England's winter performance, shortly after Stevens himself spoke out over NHS funding. The NHS is struggling as …

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The Naylor Report – the NHS sell-off is accelerating

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National Health Action Party press release 30 May 2017 Theresa May has given her full backing to the Naylor Report in BBC's The Andrew Neil Interviews. We want to make it crystal clear to the voters of this country before they go to the polls on June 8 that if they vote for this they are voting away their children's …

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National Health Action Party launches 2017 Election Manifesto

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National Health Action Party press release 29 May 2017 The National Health Action Party have today released their 2017 Election Manifesto. Dr Alex Ashman, junior doctor and NHA co-leader, "We are constantly being promised a public debate about the future of the NHS. The time to have that debate is now, at the ballot box. We want an honest and open …

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Controversial Devon doctor, John Dean, to stand for National Health Action Party in Central Devon

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We are pleased to announce our candidate for Central Devon, consultant cardiologist Dr John Dean. Controversial Devon doctor to stand for National Health Action Party in Central Devon  Devon is one of three areas of England to have been designated an NHS 'success regime', which means they are considered to be failing completely and will be subject to stringent cuts …

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Mental health expert Dr Carl Walker prospective parliamentary candidate East Worthing & Shoreham

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National Health Action Party press release 8 May 2017 Dr Carl Walker prospective parliamentary candidate East Worthing & Shoreham Dr Walker is the principal lecturer in psychology at the University of Brighton and researches in community mental health. He was chair of the European Community Psychology Association Task Force on Austerity and Mental Health. He previously stood for the NHA …

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