NHS legal challenge backed by Stephen Hawking reaches High Court

A campaign group backed by the late Professor Stephen Hawking will begin its High Court challenge against Jeremy Hunt over plans to allow private companies to play a greater role in the NHS.

The JR4NHS group was founded by three doctors and a university professor, and supported by the renowned physicist until his death in March.

Prof Hawking had warned that introducing commercial companies to run parts of the health and social services would amount to an...
source: Windsor Observer

2018-05-23 05:20
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