Background paper on the issues raised by the NHS White Paper

In preparation for its response to the 2010 government White Paper Equity & Excellence: liberating the NHS, Medact produced a background document summarising what it considered were the main issues of concern. This background document, written with input from many Medact members, formed the basis for Medact’s response to the government consultation.

Many of the issues it raises are still relevant today, and the fight to preserve a health service that is public in the true sense of the word continues.

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