a) for all people b) only for old aged people c) for pensioners and children under 16
a) it has a lot of hospitals b) it has a general practitioner system c) doctors take into account the patients conditions of life
the fact that general practitioners are overworked, they examine their patients well.
public health care is not bad, private health treatment is better.
the financial problems in the National Health Service, people have to wait to be operated on for many years.
BUPA is a private sector. In Britain NHS provides free health care,
health care in case of emergency works well, some people decided to join BUPA.
is the largest private health insurance company. It was formed in About 3 million people in Britain use it.
is a doctor in general medicine, a family doctor. There are about GPs in Britain. They work in practices and offer general health care. Patients can visit surgery, the GPs office, for 2 or 3 hours in the morning and in the evening.
GPs are paid fees by the NHS for each visit or for the number of patients on their list.
is an organization which deals with medical and health matters.
is a public service providing medical care, paid for by taxes. The services include family doctors, dentists, opticians, health centers, clinics, health education, ambulance services and others. Everybody has the right to use medical services.
It was formed in1832 as the Provincial Medical and Surgical organization.