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Journalist | editor @opendemocracyuk & @ournhs_od, also @guardian. #politics #health #welfare #work #policy Tips? DMs open, or Caroline.molloy@opendemocracy.net
May 1, 2018 18 tweets 4 min read
Charging drunks for NHS care (as discussed on radio 4 yesterday, I'm told) is such an idiotic zombie idea that I am almost lost for words... but let me try... If you charge drunks because they cost the NHS money, then why not ski-ers, horse-riders, rugby players?
Mar 10, 2018 6 tweets 3 min read
If you're wondering, how did we get to the point where a man with cancer who's worked & paid taxes here for 44 years can be refused treatment, here's how opendemocracy.net/ournhs/ex-boss… This has been coming for a long time, stoked by a government who wants to blame the usual scapegoats for its NHS crisis and a PM who explicitly said she wanted to create a 'hostile environment' opendemocracy.net/ournhs/erin-de…