Esther is one of the rare politicians I’ve met who is able to communicate authentically with voters in all parts of the country.
Posts Tagged: Health
They are chosen not from a factional or ideological standpoint, but from what I see while doing the job of Mayor.
The Australian Liberals know who their target voters are. The Conservatives don’t seem to have a clue.
Amidst the gathering leadership election debate, there is a lack of focus on who such voters are and where they live.
Lots of people want to know what the next Prime Minister will do for the country on everything other than Brexit.
The body blow for the nursing profession in UK was the decision to abolish bursaries for the training of nurses and midwives.
There is a mismatch between Government announcements and Commons realities. It cannot attempt reforms without risking them being amended out of recognition.
The Government should get on with publishing the promised Green paper and return to the pledge in our winning 2015 election manifesto.
We need a comprehensive plan for adult social care, complemented by a national strategy for preventing avoidable ill-health in later life.
Matt Hancock: 75 years on, let’s celebrate how we Conservatives were the original Party of the NHS. And are still serving it today.
It was Henry Willink, supported by Churchill, who declared the NHS should be “free at the point of delivery, according to need not ability to pay.”
The latest consultation was due to be published at the end of 2018, but there is still no clear publication date in sight.
Without them it would be very difficult either for patients to hold the Health Service accountable or commissioners to identify problems and drive improvement.
These archaic machines cause NHS patients to miss appointments, hospitals to lose records, and cost millions of pounds in paper storage each year.
Andy Street: Beneficial, healthier, better. Our West Midlands plan to get people out of cars and on to cycles.
“We want to kick-starting a transport revolution that steers our population towards healthier ways of getting from A to B.”
Rachel Wolf: On policy, it’s not the Independent Group that’s driven to the margins. It’s the Conservative Right.
The new group’s platform is not very inspiring. But its biggest problem is it they won’t be very different from the Conservatives’.
The defectors are wrong. The Conservatives aren’t shifting to the right. They are mired in the mixed middle.
No less than the ERG, the group of three sees everything through the prism of Brexit – which, let it not be forgotten, they voted to support themselves.