NHS VOICES: Government receives another bloody nose

In the first of two articles on government plans to privatise the Blood Donation Services, George Schochat demonstrates how important it is for the service to remain in public hands. In a separate article , Mike Walker writes about the role of communist party member Richard Doll in the founding of blood services within the NHS. Over 50,000 have signed a petition to save the service -  petition here.

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NHS VOICES: "Put health back into NHS"

In the fifth of our NHS VOICES series in which communist health workers speak up for the future of health provision in Britain, A.N calls for more integration, cooperation and local democratic control. This he says, would "Put the 'Health' back into the NHS!"

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NHS VOICES: Somerset wary of the coming storm

"There are massive cuts taking place across our NHS in general - either covert cuts like "natural wastage", early retirement and not replacing workers that have decided to leave/retire, or overt cuts like redundancies and so-called 'back office cuts' " according to a health worker in Somerset.

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