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LORDS MUST VOTE TO DROP NHS PRIVATISATION REGULATIONS, SAYS NATIONAL HEALTH ACTION PARTY

Controversial Government regulations that will force nearly nearly every part of the NHS to be opened up to compulsory competition must be thrown out by the House of Lords next week, says the National Health Action Party. The National Health Action party is demanding the contentious section 75 regulations of the Health & Social Care Act be withdrawn and replaced …

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Cancer doctor completes 35 mile marathon dressed as David Cameron with his poodle Cleggy to highlight Tory & Lib Dem dismantling of the NHS

Just as the Grand National ended, a cancer doctor completed a far more gruelling 35 mile ultra-marathon in which he ran from Leeds to Sheffield dressed as David Cameron with his orange poodle Cleggy, to highlight the Tory and Lib Dem government’s dismantling of the NHS. Dr Clive Peedell, the consultant oncologist, who co-founded the NHA Party last November following …

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Marathon man cancer doctor running from Leeds to Sheffield this Saturday dressed as Cameron with his poodle Cleggy, to highlight dismantling of NHS & Lib Dem collusion

The National Health Action Party leader Dr Clive Peedell will literally be running to save the NHS this Saturday – in an ultra-marathon from Leeds to Sheffield. The consultant oncologist, who co-founded the NHA Party last November following serious concerns about the Coalition Government's NHS reforms, will be running an ultra-marathon on April 6th to draw attention to the introduction of …

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STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL HEATLH ACTION PARTY ON THE WAY FORWARD FOLLOWING THE HEALTH & SOCIAL CARE ACT

By the co-leader of the National Health Action Party, Dr Clive Peedell   "April the 1st 2013 signalled the end of a nationalised English NHS. We now have an English healthcare INDUSTRY, not a NATIONAL Health Service. The new legislation will drive increasing privatisation of health services. Core health services currently provided free at the point of use will diminish …

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Death certificate of the NHS is published

The death certificate of the National Health Service is published today. Cause of death: Health & Social Care Act 2012 . Contributory causes: Thatcherism, Orange Book liberalism, neoliberal doctrine and the failure of New Labour.   The mock certificate is issued by the National Health Action Party, founded last year by doctors and health care professionals seriously worried about the …

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Marathon man cancer doctor running from Leeds to Sheffield to save the NHS, April 6th

The National Health Action Party leader Dr Clive Peedell will literally be running to save the NHS next week – in an ultra-marathon from Leeds to Sheffield. The consultant oncologist, who co-founded the NHA Party last November following serious concerns about the Coalition Government's NHS reforms, will be running an ultra-marathon on April 6th to draw attention to the introduction of …

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NHA Party says Jeremy Hunt’s response to Francis Report won’t stop more Mid Staffs scandals

THE NATIONAL HEALTH ACTION PARTY CONDEMNS JEREMY HUNT’S RESPONSE TO FRANCIS REPORT AND WARNS OF MORE MID STAFFS SCANDALS   The co-leader of the National Health Action Party says the government’s response to the Francis Report will do nothing to improve patient care and warns of more Mid Staffs scandals unless NHS reforms are halted.   Dr Clive Peedell, consultant …

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Eastleigh by-election thanks

Thank you everyone for all your help and support during this lightning campaign. We've achieved a huge amount in just over 2 weeks. . This was always going to be a challenging campaign coming so soon after the party was founded. . We found ourselves squeezed by the UKIP/Tory/LibDem "hate triangle" which meant Eastleigh people were voting tactically to keep …

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Record NHS £2.2 billion underspend will put further presure on NHS and damage patient care

DH expects a record NHS underspend of £2.2billion according to Osborne’s Budget George Osborne's 2013 Budget has shown that the Department of Health is expected to underspend it's budget by £2.2 billion. It had already underspent by £1.4 billion in 2011-12 and £1.8 billion in 2010-11. This funding will not be carried over for use in future years. This is …

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