Letters Government’s plan for the NHS

Full steam ahead on to the rocks

BMJ 2012; 344 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e884 (Published 07 February 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e884
  1. Jonathan Martin Orrell, general practitioner1
  1. 1Weymouth DT3 4BG, UK
  1. jorrell{at}doctors.net.uk

The bankers’ SS Greed is Good may have hit the rocks and the captain been bailed out, leaving little people to suffer, yet the government follows the same market fantasy and steers the SS NHS onwards, ignoring McKee’s lighthouse.1

To answer McKee’s questions. Point one: follow the money. The corporations who fund US/UK …

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