From the annals of the MVNHS©

October 5, 2017
The Much Vaunted National Health Service© continues its proud tradition: “Most recently, Professor Ted Baker– the new chief hospital inspector– declared it was “not fit for the 21st century.” Ooops. Turns out, the bureauweenies...

The MVNHS© Bites

September 11, 2017
Or, perhaps more accurately, gums. The British, never really known for their dental hygiene, seem to have reached a milestone: “A couple in need of dental care say they had to pull out their...

MVNHS© vs Baby Charlie: An Update

May 5, 2017
Regular readers may recall last month’s post on Baby Charlie, the infant with a rare genetic disorder that the Much Vaunted National Health System© didn’t want to pay for. But that’s not even the...

MVNHS©: Oh how “The Mighty” have fallen

February 13, 2017
Once upon a time, the Much Vaunted National Health System© was “declared the best healthcare system by an international panel of experts who rated its care superior to countries which spend far more on...

MVNHS©: Dodging Bullets

January 10, 2017
With the incoming administration ostensibly Repeal-bound, perhaps we may avoid our own full-blown version of the Much Vaunted National Health System©: “Nearly a quarter of patients waited longer than four hours at A&E last...

MVNHS© and Medicaid vs Babies

November 28, 2016
The Much Vaunted National Health System© continues its war on children. This time, a preemie was “left to die alone in a sluice room at an NHS trust plagued by clinical errors and bad...

MVNHS© vs Autism

September 14, 2016
If you, or a loved one, is on the autism scale, you need to be very afraid of ObamaCare’s ultimate goal of Single Payer. Why is that, you ask? Here’s why: “The euthanasia of...

MVNHS© circling the drain?

August 30, 2016
Earlier this month, we noted the financial difficulties facing the Much Vaunted National Health Service©, and observed that if you’re a government-run health care system and you’re going broke, that’s a problem. But it’s...

MVNHS© Update

August 11, 2016
It’s been a while since we’ve checked in with those fun-loving rascals running the Much Vaunted National Health Service©. Last time we checked, those silly pranksters were busy ignoring the desperate pleas of a...

“Junior” Fights Back: Tales from the MVNHS©

April 26, 2016
Earlier this year, we reported that “junior doctors” employed by the Much Vaunted National Health System© had engaged in a pretty severe work slowdown, in protest over “pay and working conditions.” In fact, these...
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