National Health Service


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National Health Service

Most commonly called the NHS. The collective name for the publicly-funded health care systems in the United Kingdom. The governments of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales operate their NHS systems independently, while the UK government controls the NHS in England. Each NHS system is funded entirely by the government and provides most services free of charge for patients. Critics contend that the NHS is too expensive for taxpayers and that inefficiency has led to long wait times for medical care. However, it has remained popular among many people in the UK.
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National polls consistently name the National Health Service as the thing that makes most people proud to be British.
By the end of FY2011 more than 10,800 clinicians will be caring for more than 11 million people, more than tripling the National Health Service Corps since 2008.
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5 million information technology diagnostic imaging contract with the United Kingdom's National Health Service.
s National Health Service (NHS) for the whole of NHS England.
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A MAN who played a key role in the National Health Service in Coventry for 32 years has died.
Starting out in 1972 as a physician in the National Health Service Corps in New Mexico, I came to Washington several years later and had the opportunity to run the program during the Carter administration.

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