The Tories, eagerly supported by their Liberal? Democrats? have quietly been able to push through the complete privatisation of the NHS, a project carefully constructed by their big money party backers in the Health Insurance industry over many years.
The BBC especially has lost all credibility as far as it’s impartiality stands. Since the election there has been not one article ctiticising the Governments plans for the NHS. Maybe not suprising when the Conservative appointed BBC boss is the ex Conservative Chairman.
The Government has deliberately underfunded sections of NHS services to ensure they fail and have to be ‘rescued‘ by private investment.
In the US, 70% of those forced into Bankruptcy because of medical treatment costs initially had full health care insurance.
The prominent blogger Sunny Hundal pointed out this interview in the British Medical Journal with Dr Lucy Reynolds, research fellow at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Dr Reynolds has studied the background of the NHS in detail, and in the interview she shares her view of the consequences of the NHS reforms and possible privatisation of the NHS