Where should health services go: local authorities versus the NHS?

@article{Pollock1995WhereSH,
  title={Where should health services go: local authorities versus the NHS?},
  author={Allyson M. Pollock},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1995},
  volume={310 6994},
  pages={1580-4}
}
The Association of Metropolitan Authorities has recently proposed that responsibility for the NHS should pass from health authorities to local authorities. One of the fiercest debates at the outset of the NHS was whether the hospitals should be run by local authorities. In the end the minister for health, Aneurin Bevan, decided against local democracy and… CONTINUE READING