More Reality (II)
Mr. Whitlock seems to have forgotten, so here's another 24 hours' worth of news on the NHS:
A billion-pound budget shortfall [about $45 for each person in England] has caused closings and cancellations;
NHS hospitals are ripping off friends and relatives calling into the hospital (and there's something dodgy about the parking, too);
The service remains a political football;
But in Scotland, there's a motion to make all prescriptions free!
Missed by a day: a review article on where recent budget increases have gone, and a back-and-forth with the press.