The National Health Service is the publicly funded national healthcare system for the UK. It provides mostly free healthcare to all legal English residents. In 2015 the NHS spent 10% of its budget on private providers.
Less. However maybe have a 2-tier system like Australia where those that can afford it have insurance and those that can't still have the NHS?
Emergency treatment and certain other treatments e.g. cancer treatments should always be free at point of treatment however (paid for by taxes), as cancer treatments especially can run into the 100s of 1000s.
I think social care, dentistry and opticians should be the same.
I don’t think that there should be more or less privatisation of the NHS but i think it is important for people who can afford private health care to access it and to not take up free health care from those who really need it
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