lundi, septembre 15, 2014

The Lancet: "irrevocable future privatisation of the NHS"

The Lancet, Volume 384, Issue 9947, Page e38, 13 September 2014

Privatisation of the Scottish NHS: 
TTIP and independence
(51 Signatories)
"Neil Bennet (Sept 6, p 843) has given stark warnings about irrevocable future privatisation of the National Health Service (NHS) as a result of the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). This is an even more serious issue for Scotland, as people decide how to vote on its independence on Sept 18, 2014. The Scottish NHS would inevitably be drawn into TTIP and privatisation, because the TTIP agreement is with the UK Government in Westminster. There is no opt-out possible for the currently devolved Scottish NHS."
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