Thursday, 20 February 2014

Denying treatment to those most in need


The Government have tried to distance themselves stating that they will not discriminate against older people, however, NICE have warned that any assessment of “wider societal benefit” would inevitably end up taking age into account, and they have rejected the idea. Sir Andrew Dillon, Head of NICE said: “We are really concerned that we don’t send out the message that we value life less when you’re 70 than we do when you’re 20.”

Denying treatment to those most in need | Left Futures
Pamela is a former accountant, recovering journalist and international cat herder, disabled and chronically sick with Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, Fibromyalgia and Cervical spondylosis, fluent in three languages; English, Spanish and Rubbish. Mostly writes in the latter. She likes Genealogy, Model Railways and Cats.

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