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Are NHS budget figures misleading?

July 19th, 2016

Episode 1078 of 1347 episodes

The government's claim that it is on target to spend 8 billion more every year on the NHS is "misleading" according to the Health Select Committee. They say ministers may be increasing the amount that is spent on the front line of the NHS in England but they are also cutting other health spending. Sarah Wollaston, Conservative chair of the Health Select Committee, spoke to Nick Robinson. (Image: Surgeon. Credit: BBC.)

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