In dangerous times it’s good to have someone articulate our fight in music. #NHS. The #Extreme #Right don’t like the #NHS because it takes away their power and advantage. It’s ours. Continue reading You wont know what you’ve lost until you wake up and it’s gone – #NHS
Bedford, Luton & Dunstable and Milton Keynes Hospitals are in line to be fast tracked into something called an “Accountable Care System” (an ACS). What’s an ACS you might ask? It’s something, created by someone, who wants to reorganise the NHS as part of “Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships”, (STP). You get the idea, and probably love the jargon. The aim is to change the way … Continue reading Hands Off Bedford Hospital
Several hospitals face being “gutted” of key services, say critics. For example, #Bedford hospital will lose its A&E and consultant-led maternity units and the ability to undertake most emergency surgery. Source: A&E, cancer and maternity units to close in major NHS overhaul | Society | The Guardian Continue reading A&E, cancer and maternity units to close in major NHS overhaul | Society | The Guardian
After spending £millions on consultants and a local healthcare review, the local health service commissars are no nearer coming up with an answer, let alone a good answer which might lead to improvements. In fact the idea that services in Bedford may be improved is probably pretty low on the consultants list. Top of the list will be cutting costs and closing local hospitals. … Continue reading They want to close #Bedford hospital. If you are happy with that, then all you have to do is nothing.