Articles on a return to top-down control

Fears of future strain on NHS as councils slash health programmes

By NHS Support Federation | 8th July 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 8 July 2018 Hospitals will bear the brunt of “incredibly shortsighted” cuts to public health … Read more

May’s extra cash for NHS is not enough, says spending watchdog

By NHS Support Federation | 1st July 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 1 July 2018 The NHS will require far greater financial support than the latest cash boost … Read more

‘Cuts leave scars’: thousands join protest over NHS funding

By NHS Support Federation | 30th June 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 30 June 2018 Tens of thousands of people have marched through London to mark the … Read more

NHS ‘run ragged’ by scandalous underfunding, warns BMA

By NHS Support Federation | 25th June 2018

Full story GP Online, 25 June 2018 The BMA has warned that scandalous underfunding of the NHS has left the … Read more

Nine in ten believe NHS ‘at risk of collapse’ if funding stays same in next five years

By NHS Support Federation | 21st June 2018

Full story in National Health Executive, 21 June 2018 A massive 87% of the population is concerned that the NHS … Read more

Theresa May’s NHS pledge decried as sticking plaster

By NHS Support Federation | 18th June 2018

Full Story in The Guardian, 18 June 2018 Theresa May’s plans to increase NHS funding by 3.4% is a “sticking … Read more

Hospitals struggling to afford new equipment after NHS budget cuts

By NHS Support Federation | 22nd May 2018

Full story in The Guardian, 22 May 2018 Hospitals can no longer afford the most modern scanners and surgical equipment … Read more

90% of councils slashing public health services

By NHS Support Federation | 2nd May 2018

Full story at PulseToday 2 May 2018  Nine out of ten councils have cut spending on sexual health, alcohol misuse … Read more

GPs struggling with public health gaps

By NHS Support Federation | 2nd May 2018

Full story at PulseToday 2 May 2018 The Government squeeze on the public health budget has been brutal, and it is … Read more

GP at Hand leaves CCG facing budget deficit in 2018/19

By NHS Support Federation | 24th April 2018

Full Story at GP Online, 20 March 2018 The rapid expansion of the GP at Hand service could drive up … Read more