Neil MacGillivray: The govt's plan for health and social care may not be so generous

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Neil MacGillivray: "Only one in seven of those in care pay over £100,000."
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Neil MacGillivray: "Only one in seven of those in care pay over £100,000."

The government’s policy paper ‘Building Back Better: Our Plan for Health and Social Care’, which sets out how they intend to raise an additional £12bn a year to be invested in frontline health and social care, has been met with mixed reactions. Neil MacGillivray explores why it might not be as generous as first thought…

The need to find extra funding for the NHS and social care has been an issue previous governments have procrastinated over for many years. Covid-19, however, has brought matters to a head and forced the...

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