Decisions made under Greater Manchester’s proposed devolved health and social care system could be overturned by the health secretary if they think the decisions are “wrong”

Decisions made under Greater Manchester’s proposed devolved health and social care system could be overturned by the health secretary if they think the decisions are “wrong”, a minister has indicated. The comments were made during a Lords committee discussion on the Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill on Wednesday. Baroness Williams thought a health secretary…

Medact – Manchester – New Campaign Group Formed

Medact is a charity for anyone involved in healthcare, both locally and globally – patients, cleaners, healthcare assistants, allied health professionals, nurses and doctors.   We are worried about the future of our healthcare service in the aftermath of the general election, and worried about the impact of yet more cuts to services. We believe…

Events Liverpool-This Week

NHS Not For Sale – Book Signing  Jacky Davis and David Wrigley, two of the authors of recently published book “NHS For Sale” will talk about the threats to the NHS from Tory cuts and privatization   Monday, 22 June 2015 7:00 p.m. News for Nowhere Bookshop, 96 Bold Street, Liverpool L1 4HY   ————————– …

Devolution – The End of the NHS ?

Devolution of Health and Social Care to UK Cities: The end of the ‘National’ Health Service? Thursday, June 25, 2015 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM The Institute for Health and Wellbeing at Leeds Beckett University present a guest lecture and panel discussion: Devolution of Health and Social Care to UK Cities: The end of…

Major national Demonstation 20th June

            The People’s Assembly is organising a major national demonstration                              on Saturday 20th June to tell the new government to END AUSTERITY NOW Keep Our NHS Public will be part of that demonstration-and we will form …

GM Health & Social Care Devolution is on the agenda for Trafford Council Health & Wellbeing Board meeting.

Trafford Council – Health & Wellbeing Board meeting Tuesday 9th June 6pm Committee Room 2 and 3, Trafford Town Hall, Talbot Road, Stretford M32 0TH https://democratic.trafford.gov.uk/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=260&MId=1130 GM Health & Social Care Devolution presentation https://democratic.trafford.gov.uk/documents/s7691/GM%20Health%20Social%20Care%20Devolution%20Presentation-20%2005%202015.pdf “The Strategic Plan needs to be finalised and agreed by December 2015” GM Devolution Health and Social Care E-bulletin May 2015…