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About greatemancipator

Researcher and practioner in matters relating to egovernment, government ICT and their approach to the citizen.

Meetings about Health and the NHS in and Around York – July to December 2017

Got any questions about the cuts to service, unit closures or inability to get the treatment you should be having? Here’s a list of all meetings where you might be able to ask questions (if posted in advance) or generally … Continue reading

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York NHS Birthday Party 5th July 2017 Parliament Street

As you are aware the National Health Service was launched on 5th  July 1948 and  will therefore be 69 years old  We in DoNHS (York) want it to make 100 and beyond but it’s future is under threat. This celebration … Continue reading

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Defend Our NHS York public campaign Tuesday 30th May St Helens Square, York from 1pm to 4pm

Defend Our National Health Service York are holding a public campaign on Tuesday 30th May in St Helens Square, York from 1pm to 4pm to promote their election manifesto Speakers will include Labour Parliamentary Candidate and former NHS clinician Rachael … Continue reading

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Vote to Save Our NHS

Health Campaigns Together Election Special

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Yorkshire March for the NHS Leeds 1st April 2017

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‘Selling off NHS for profit’: Full list of MPs with links to private healthcare firms

David Cameron – Prime Minister Handed a peerage to nursing and care home tycoon Dolar Popat, who has given the Tories more than £200,000 in donations. Andrew Lansley – Former Health Secretary & architect of privatisation Received a £21,000 donation … Continue reading

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National Demonstration for Our NHS 4th March 2017 in London

Tickets from York –

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Why We Must Defend Our NHS

Attached is the PDF of a presentation of some basic facts and figures around the NHS with a particular reference to the York area. Feel free to use. why-we-must-defend-our-national-health-service-pdf  

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What’s Happening to the National Health Service in the York Area in 2017

Below is a selection of the available dates for NHS related meetings in the York area. These are quite useful if you wish to hear what’s going on or have a point to make (book in advance to speak). HEALTH … Continue reading

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Same old same old in health by John Seddon

John Seddon of Vanguard Consulting wrote in his latest newsletter – “I regularly shout at the radio when I listen to commentators talk about health and care systems. They trot out the Whitehall narrative: People are getting older, demand for … Continue reading

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