Doctors warn “Brexit bad for health”, as calls grow for new EU vote.

Paris Gourtsoyan NIS in the Scotsman 31st july 2018 reports

A survey of more than 1000 doctors found that they believe that the impact of Brexit on the NHS will be negative.

Sky news found that over half of voters would back a three way referendum on the final Brexit deal.

Stockpiling of medicines and food is being planned by government.

 

 

 

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About Roger Burns - retired GP

I am a retired GP and medical educator. I have supported patient participation throughout my career, and my practice, St Thomas; Surgery, has had a longstanding and active Patient Participation Group (PPG). I support the idea of Community Health Councils, although I feel they should be funded at arms length from government. I have taught GP trainees for 30 years, and been a Programme Director for GP training in Pembrokeshire 20 years. I served on the Pembrokeshire LHG and LHB for a total of 10 years. I completed an MBA in 1996, and I along with most others, never had an exit interview from any job in the NHS! I completed an MBA in 1996, and was a runner up for the Adam Smith prize for economy and efficiency in government in that year. This was owing to a suggestion (St Thomas' Mutual) that practices had incentives for saving by being allowed to buy rationed out services in the following year.

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