Parts of the privatisation experiment

There are many different ways in which private companies and charities have been involved in providing NHS care.

Here are some examples and the evidence that has been collected about the extent and the impact.


Hospital services

surgery eg hips, knees and cataracts / whole hospital management / pay beds. Read more »

Female doctor looking at a lungs or torso xray

Community services

Home care / community nursing / health visitors / sexual health / vaccinations - Read more »

Temperature of healthy baby is 36.9 Celsius degrees

GP services

GP walk-in centres /  urgent care / GP practices / Out of hours - Read more »

paramedics crop

Mental health services

addiction, dementia, personality disorder, psychosis - Read more »

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