NHS Supporters (@nhs_supporters )

NHS Supporters

Bio Citizens and NHS staff protecting our NHS: Care for all, free at the point of use, and for our community, not profit. (1989-2019) nhscampaign.org
Location Brighton
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Following 2,7K
Account created 12-03-2010 10:52:03
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Twitter for iPad : EXPOSED: Guess who used taxpayer funds to host the lavish launch of a think tank campaigning to let American corporations run NHS hospitals? Yes, Boris Johnson.
(Location: St Thomas’ Hospital - SOUND ON)

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iPhone : The truth behind Boris Johnson's money for the NHS - a roundup of misleading promises and half-truths nhsfunding.info/the-truth-behi…

Twitter Web App : Queues in hospital A&E departments are now the longest they've ever been independent.co.uk/news/health/nh…

Twitter Web Client : "Damning CQC report on private Cygnet Acer clinic where patients could self harm and one died by hanging" - New inpatients banned at mental health unit rated unsafe theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/n…

Twitter Web App : New A&E figs have just been published. Bad news for govt (&patients).

A&E target performance the worst ever.

The target is 95% of patients to be seen within 4 hours.

October 2019: 83.6%
September 2019: 85.2%
October 2018: 89.1%

The 95% standard was last met in July 2015.

Twitter Web App : BREAKING: NHS records its worst ever trolley waits in A&E (12 hours waits AFTER decision to admit- real wait is much longer) - 726 patients in a single month - in October for a non-winter month. Fourth worst month on record ever. See stats below...

Twitter Web Client : "Having health insurance is often not enough to save Americans from massive debts when serious illness strikes" - 'I live on the street now': how the insured fall into medical bankruptcy theguardian.com/us-news/2019/n…

Twitter Web App : Improvements in life expectancy in the UK have stalled – and for some groups, gone into reverse.

Our new analysis explores:
➡️ what’s happening and who’s affected
➡️ whats driving these trends
➡️ what action can be taken

Read now: health.org.uk/publications/r…


Twitter Web App : Hi Matt. It’s probably only fair to clarify that the new Children’s ED is being built using money raised by TheMurrayParishTrust and others and matched by George Osborne (in 2016) using LIBOR fines. There is a small capital investment in the “Adult” ED but none of this is new money. twitter.com/MattHancock/st…

Twitter Web App : If you care about the NHS, this BBC video is sobering stuff.

Twice, Laura Kuenssberg invites Boris Johnson to rule out further NHS privatisation.

Twice he refuses to do so.

So much for your “NHS love”, Mr Johnson 😔

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Twitter Web App : We've written to party leaders demanding urgent action to safeguard nursing and patients ahead of the general election on 12 December. #NursingCounts #GeneralElection2019 rcn.org.uk/news-and-event…

Twitter Web App : Today's top story: Labour pledges £2.5bn for 'overhaul to primary care estate' #GPnews pulsetoday.co.uk/news/labour-pl…