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National organisations
Local health campaigns
Blogs, social networks and other frequently updated news sources
Other information sources
Publications
Sister Campaigns Around the World
Trade unions and professional bodies

National organisations
  • Health Emergency - founded in the autumn of 1983, London Health Emergency is the country's biggest and longest-running pressure group in defence of the NHS
  • National Association for Patient Participation - promotes and supports patient participation in primary care
  • National Health Forum - exists to listen, inform, educate, support and involve patients ensuring they have a voice and every opportunity for meaningful participation in decisions that affect their lives and our NHS
  • NHS For Sale? - A project of the NHS Support Federation, collecting and presenting evidence about privatisation of our NHS
  • NHS Support Federation - an independent organisation that works to promote a comprehensive NHS, with equitable access and active public involvement
  • NHS Together - a campaign alliance of all the health service unions and staff associations together with the TUC, working for a better health service
  • Socialist Health Association - exists to promote health and wellbeing, social justice, and the eradication of inequalities through the application of socialist principles to society and government
Local health campaigns
Blogs, social networks and other frequently updated news sources
  • A Better NHS - Jonathon Tomlinson's blog. Written by an NHS doctor, this has been set up to expose the scandalous conversion of the NHS into a pre-1948 market economy.
  • Campaign for Public Ownership - A cross-party organisation which aims to harness public dissatisfaction with privatisation and campaign for a reversal of the disastrous policies of the last twenty-nine years.
  • Hospital Doctor - HospitalDr.co.uk is a daily information service for all doctors working in secondary care. The website keeps readers up to date with developments in the NHS and enables them to discuss the latest medico-political issues.
  • OpenDemocracy - We see ourselves as a digital commons: a shared resource, resisting both the web’s permissiveness as well as corporate efforts to enclose it.
  • Our Health - or Their Wealth - LabourNet UK
  • Patients4NHS - Patients4NHS is a small group of unaligned individuals who believe that many people like us who rely on the NHS are struggling to understand what is happening to it.
  • UNISON - Health Care
Other information sources
Publications
  • Pulse - the UK's leading medical weekly, offering comprehensive coverage of news affecting GPs and practice staff, from clinical advances to the latest political developments.
Sister Campaigns Around the World
Trade unions and professional bodies