Tag Archives: Richard Branson

Buying the ruins

The story of the passing of the Health and Social Care Bill is here and  here. How much it cost hedge fund managers to buy into the ruination of the NHS is here. The Government can cut Care Quality Commission inspections like this to … Continue reading

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Pathology review: cui bono?

Lucius Cassius’ illuminating question remains more important than ever. Lord Carter, author of the Report of the Review of NHS Pathology Services in England Chaired by Lord Carter of Coles (2005-08) which started major changes to pathology services, has had to step down as … Continue reading

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