The BMJ highlights a Royal Commission

The British Medical Journal today featured a “Head to Head” on the topic of an NHS Royal Commission, with Lord Saatchi putting forward to argument in favour following his CPS pamphlet “An NHS Royal Commission: From fighting fires to a lasting settlement.”

Lord Saatchi argued:

“Never has there been a better time or a more compelling reason, as Brexit is negotiated, for a considered and politically neutral review of our health services. The fiscal implications of dealing with the projected numbers of people with diabetes alone, for example, are enough to prompt a rethink of the whole system and of how society needs to change.”

Click here to read the article in full (£).

Date Added: Thursday 6th April 2017