Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
Turn on thread page Beta

Jeremy Hunt co-authored book calling for NHS to be replaced with private insurance. watch

    • Political Ambassador
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    Jeremy Hunt co-authored a policy pamphlet that called for the NHS to be replaced by an insurance system.

    The 2005 policy book, called Direct Democracy: An Agenda For A New Model Party, was a collection of writings authored by a group of Tory MPs.

    Amongst other ideas, the book contained a blueprint for replacing the NHS with an insurance market system – and called for the private sector to be brought in.

    Read More: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk...ml#commentsDiv
    • Political Ambassador
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    Political Ambassador
    We should fund patients, either through the tax system or by way of universal insurance, to purchase health care from the provider of their choice,” the book says on page 74.

    Good idea
 
 
 
Reply
Submit reply
Turn on thread page Beta
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: February 11, 2016
Poll
“Yanny” or “Laurel”
Useful resources

The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

Write a reply...
Reply
Hide
Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.