Privatisation & marketisation

Pollock AM. Think Carillion is bad? Wait until you see what the government wants to do with the NHS. New Statesman. 18 Jan 2018 Filippon J, Giovanella L, Konder M, Pollock AM. ‘Liberalizing’ the English National Health Service: background and…

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NHS reforms

NHS – values and reinstatement Private finance initiative & public private partnerships Privatisation & marketisation Globalisation Beds in the NHS Primary care & general practice Long term care & community care NHS information & data Health services in Scotland Accountable…

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NHS reforms (general)

Pollock AM. A war of attrition against hospital services in South Tyneside and across the country openDemocracy. 04 Aug 2019. Sutaria S, Kirkwood G, Pollock AM. An ecological study of NHS funded elective hip arthroplasties in England from 2003/04 to…

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Health and Social Care Act 2012

Pollock AM, Price D, Roderick P, et al. A flawed Bill with a hidden purpose. The Lancet 2012;379:999. download Pollock AM, Price D, Roderick P. Health and Social Care Bill 2011: a legal basis for charging and providing fewer health…

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Health services in Scotland

Kirkwood G, Pollock AM, Howie C, Wild S. NHS Scotland reduces the postcode lottery for hip arthroplasty: an ecological study of the impact of waiting time initiatives. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine. 2014;107(6):237-45 download Godden S, Hilton S,…

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NHS information & data

Pollock AM, Roderick P. Trust in the time of markets: protecting patient information. The Lancet. 2014; 383 (9928): 1523–4. download Pollock AM, Roderick P. Protecting confidential patient information and promoting public health research: three proposed amendments to the Care Bill:…

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Primary care & general practice

Pollock AM. Portability of budgets and competition for GP practice lists—another back door route to US style ACOs? BMJ Opinion. 17 Apr 2018. Sutaria S, Roderick P, Pollock AM. Are radical changes to health and social care paving the way…

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