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NHS overcharged by price fixing

NHS 'overcharged' by drug makers' non-compete deal, says CMA

"Private providers sell an image of excellence and efficiency, but that glossy sheen is built on the assurance that whenever a patient becomes unprofitable the NHS will step in. This is what private companies taking over aspects of NHS care are beginning to discover: profitability is high if you can pick and choose which patients and procedures you deal with, but drops off when you are confronted with providing a comprehensive service for everyone based on need rather than privilege."

Profit, not patients: the risks of private medicine

"Private providers sell an image of excellence and efficiency, but that glossy sheen is built on the assurance that whenever a patient becomes unprofitable the NHS will step in. This is what private companies taking over aspects of NHS care are beginning to discover: profitability is high if you can pick and choose which patients and procedures you deal with, but drops off when you are confronted with providing a comprehensive service for everyone based on need rather than privilege."

One in three councils cut funding to Healthwatch groups

One in three councils cut funding to Healthwatch groups

What is Posterior Cortical Atrophy? - Dementia brain tour - video transcripts - Alzheimer's Society

What is Posterior Cortical Atrophy? - Dementia brain tour - video transcripts - Alzheimer's Society

NHS consultant paid 375,000 in overtime - BBC News - http://tubepilot.pw/articlemarketing/nhs-consultant-paid-375000-in-overtime-bbc-news/

NHS consultant paid 375,000 in overtime - BBC News - http://tubepilot.pw/articlemarketing/nhs-consultant-paid-375000-in-overtime-bbc-news/

NHS staff face the chance of going to jail if they mistreat sufferers - http://www.healtherpeople.com/nhs-staff-face-the-chance-of-going-to-jail-if-they-mistreat-sufferers.html

NHS staff face the chance of going to jail if they mistreat sufferers - http://www.healtherpeople.com/nhs-staff-face-the-chance-of-going-to-jail-if-they-mistreat-sufferers.html

NHS sounds compensation alarm after £120,000 lawyer bill for £5,000 claim | Society | The Guardian

NHS sounds compensation alarm after £120,000 lawyer bill for £5,000 claim

NHS sounds compensation alarm after £120,000 lawyer bill for £5,000 claim | Society | The Guardian

NHS pay must match private sector to stop hospital staff leaving, says health chief - Health News - Health & Families - The Independent

NHS pay 'must match private sectors' to stop staff leaving

NHS pay must match private sector to stop hospital staff leaving, says health chief - Health News - Health & Families - The Independent

It's not just "boozy" northern cities: health inequality is a national disease

It's not just "boozy" northern cities: health inequality is a national disease

GlaxoSmithKline fined a UK record £37.6m for illegal payments at the expense of the NHS

GlaxoSmithKline fined a UK record £37.6m for illegal payments at the expense of the NHS

Thirty-eight MPs have received a total of £60,000 of industry hospitality   since changes to packets were first suggested in 2010

MPs took tobacco firms' gifts before packaging vote

Thirty-eight MPs have received a total of £60,000 of industry hospitality since changes to packets were first suggested in 2010

Politicians manipulate NHS for votes, finds BMA survey - Telegraph

Politicians manipulate NHS for votes, finds BMA survey

NHS spending: squeezed as never before. Change in total health spend as a proportion of GDP: OECD countries, 2009 and 2013

NHS spending: squeezed as never before. Change in total health spend as a proportion of GDP: OECD countries, 2009 and 2013