NHS Archive

Government employed physician—no thanks

Every healthcare system in the world is facing its fair share of challenges. Ageing populations, the exponential increase in chronic diseases such as heart disease and diabetes, expensive new treatments—all at a time when most countries desperately need to curtail rising healthcare costs to ...Read More

It’s the economy, stupid

Last week I was back in the United Kingdom for a short trip home. It happened to be the week of the general election, and after a long campaign the country finally went to the polls on Thursday. For those of you unfamiliar with ...Read More